Michael Gove, Secretary of State for Education, has announced that GCSEs will be scrapped and replaced with O-Levels, in order to “raise standards”, add rigour to the examination system, and to help give pupils better preparation for A Levels and university.
The Student Room Group, whose portfolio of online student social media communities and education resources includes thestudentroom.co.uk, getrevising.co.uk and coursework.info, has recently appointed Jason Geall
The Student Room today launched its shiny new homepage as part of its ongoing commitment to enhance the UK’s largest student community; for the benefit of all students and those advertisers that seek to connect with them.
With sunshine creeping through amidst cloudy days, students have been discussing their favourite fruits for summer time refreshment.
The latest Student and Graduate Career Confidence Report from Milkround results shows that less than one fifth of graduates had considered their career before starting university.
Over the last decade, there has been an increase in the number of universities in the UK. This is due to many polytechnic institutions being re-opened as “newer universities”. Plus, Tony Blair’s pledge to get
Latest figures show that demand for degree courses across the UK is down by almost 9% overall in the last year.
A study by The Marketers Forum involving 2000 graduates, who had left university within the last ten years, has revealed that the average graduate’s first job only lasts eighteen months.
With A-Level results day just around the corner, students are starting to prepare for the next stage of their lives. Whether it’s starting university, getting a job or taking a gap year
As A-Level exams draw to a close, students on The Student Room have begun to look back on their efforts and some are concerned they haven’t done enough.