Progression from GCSE to A level history

Do you know what the likelihood of getting an A grade in A level history if you started the course with a B in GCSE history? Well the National Pupil Database has recently been released which gives you the data you need. The answer is that just 6% do. The chances of them getting an [...]

Comparing Rober Peel and Nick Clegg at A level

When is it right for a politician to change their mind? Planning a lesson on Peel yesterday I came upon the excellent Radion 4 programme The Long View which set out to compare Sir Robert Peel with Nick Clegg. Thinking that students would identify with this, I set out to resource the lesson. It starts [...]