May 2019

April 2019

The joy of stats!

2019-04-24T17:24:27+01:00April 24th, 2019|AQA, DFE, Edexcel, NEW GCSE 9-1, OCR, Ofqual|

If you've come here looking for me to bang on about how wonderful statistics is ... you've come to the wrong place - not that I don't love stats but now is not the time! I've been doing some analysis of the first 4 sittings of the new maths GCSE's [...]

July 2018

April 2018

February 2018

Impeccable Timing

2018-02-10T00:36:35+01:00February 10th, 2018|Edexcel|

Last year my Pearson days seemed to go through a stretch of calamities ... it's been quiet on that front until yesterday when .... just before leaving the house I went to put on my ONLY PAIR OF SMART SHOES (I'm not a smart shoe person ... I do have [...]

January 2018

I’ve a confession

2018-01-14T12:57:31+01:00January 12th, 2018|AQA, Blog, DFE, Edexcel, OCR, Ofqual|

I have a confession …. I know haters are gonna hate … but I’m going to tell you anyway! I’m not actually in the UK I’m sat in a hotel bar in the French Alps as I’ve managed to wangle the first week of term off as a holiday! It [...]

December 2017

Something else

2017-12-15T15:24:27+01:00December 15th, 2017|AQA, Edexcel, NEW GCSE 9-1|

You can tell I'm lost for inspiration for a blog post title when the best I can come up with is "something else" ... but then again I never rarely plan what I am going to write when blogging. I genuinely do just sit here and type whatever comes to [...]

September 2017

Save me from myself …

2017-09-29T20:14:28+01:00September 29th, 2017|AQA, Edexcel, NEW GCSE 9-1, OCR|

So we have something that we are working on (you may have noticed the QLA tab at the top of the page) but we can't decide on a name ... so this is your opportunity to help us! If we choose your name we'll give your school a free subscription [...]

August 2017