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Can we use GCSE grades for internal assessment in KS3?

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Last updated on 9 January 2017
School types: All · School phases: Secondary
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Can we use GCSE grades in Key Stage (KS) 3 assessment? We relay advice from one of our associate education experts on assessing pupils using GCSE grades at KS3. We also look at examples of schools that use the new numbered GCSE grades for assessment from year 7.

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  1. 1 Using GCSE grades for KS3 assessment: considerations
  2. 2 Using GCSE grades at KS3: examples from schools

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