Choice of reading matter does make a difference, data from PISA suggests
Is it of benefit to most pupils? And does it help disadvantaged boys?
And in which subjects are pupils being entered early?
We have the first set of results under the new 9-1 GCSEs Maths, English language and English literature form the first wave of GCSEs to be reformed in England, with 9-1 numerical grades awarded instead of letters. In the new, ‘fat’ maths GCSE – so-called, because of the extra content that’s been added to it [...]