18 Aug 2022

‘Grades are important but they don’t define you’, says schools minister

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Earlier Jackie spoke with the minister for School Standards, Will Quince.

She put it to him that this year’s A-level students might feel they’ve been treated harshly, given they’d suffered the worst disruption to their education since the Second World War and yet a third of them won’t get their first or backup place at university.