OECD report: could it spell the end for S4 exams?

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Scotland’s reliance on national exams made it “particularly vulnerable” to disruption when the coronavirus pandemic hit, finds a new report that suggests scrapping exams in S4 and moving to a “school graduation certificate or diploma” for leavers.

Read more at: OECD report: could it spell the end for S4 exams?


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