Scotland’s poorest teenagers ‘betrayed’ by Nicola Sturgeon as exam pass rates plummet

Scotland’s poorest teenagers ‘betrayed’ by Nicola Sturgeon as exam pass rates plummet

At Advanced Higher, 81.3 percent of submissions passed, down from 90.2 percent last year, but still up from the 79.4 percent the last time exams took place. Prof Alan Smithers, of the Center for Education and Employment Research, said: “The move to teacher assessment during the Covid years led to runaway grade inflation, despite attempts … Read more