Andrew Hall, Assessment and Qualifications Alliance
Media playback is unsupported on your device

GCSE results: Sitting exams early could 'limit potential'

There has been a drop in the proportion of GCSE exam entries awarded top grades, for the second year in a row, with head teachers saying changes have caused "a lot of turbulence" in grades.

But Andrew Hall, from the Assessment and Qualifications Alliance, says an increase in the number of pupils sitting the exams early is "limiting in some way" the students' potential.

  • 22 Aug 2013