GCSE attainment gap ‘inevitable’ this year, say heads

The Tes reports …

Perpetuating existing attainment gaps between pupil groups is ‘deeply uncomfortable’ but this year’s grading process is not the right time to address them, say schools’ leaders.

Teachers should not be expected to fix the ‘inevitable’ attainment gaps between different groups of pupils in this year’s teacher-assessed grading system for GCSEs and A levels, heads have warned.

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