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OFSTED history report attributes improved GCSE exam results to use of Welsh Modern World History exam!

When researching an article for my website www.keystagehistory.co.uk on what made an outstanding history department, I read every OFSTED /HMI subject report ffor history for the last year very carefully and was simply amazed at what i found. One school’s imporved examination results were linked to a change of exam board to WJEC ( Welsh [...]

Choosing your New GCSE history course

Hi, if you’ve ever thought of ploughing through all the exam board specs for both SHP and Modern World , the think again. I have provided a summary of each and a commentary of issues to bear in mind when making your choice. happy to sen anyone who is interestd their own PDF file. happy [...]

Planning new GCSE history course?

Hi,

Have been doing a lot of thinking about comparative GCSE courses and the role of controlled assignment. Have also been working with some publishers. Interesting times ahead. Probably worth spending time working out whether the criteria you used when making earlier decisions about GCSE history still hold good. With some boards favourite topics have disappeared [...]