Archive for June, 2008

How About This?

June 20, 2008

The following three questions are taken from the modular exam covering units B5, C5 and P5 of Twentyfirst Century Science sat by Year 11s on 18 June 2008. (more…)


How Hard is This?

June 17, 2008

Today’s post contains a couple of questions from a modular exam sat by Higher Tier GCSE science students on 11 June 2008. (more…)

Reform Mathematics

June 4, 2008

Thanks to Ken Mackenzie over at Bad Science for the heads-up on Reform’s concerns about mathematics education. The authors (Laura Kounine, Professor John Marks and Elizabeth Truss) are not happy. (more…)

Study Leave

June 3, 2008

Rather belated commentary on the article on this subject in “Education Guardian” on 20 May. (more…)