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Government considers delaying next year’s exams

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Government considers delaying next year’s exams

Government considers delaying next year’s exams

The government is looking into the possibility of delaying next year’s GCSE and A-level exams to allow students to catch up with teaching time.

However, schools minister Nick Gibb says “there are a range of issues to consider”.

Report by Jonesia.

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