October 13, 2020

Written statement from Chair of Ofqual to the Education Select Committee

Statement on this year’s GCSE, AS, A level, extended project and advanced extension award qualification results. On behalf of my Board, I welcome the opportunity to […]
October 13, 2020

Ofqual welcomes DfE announcement on 2021 exams

Ofqual will continue to work closely with exam boards, unions and other stakeholders on contingencies for all possible scenarios. Ofqual welcomes today’s announcement that GCSE, AS and A […]
October 9, 2020

West and central Africa’s closed schools putting children at risk, Unicef warns

Only seven out of 24 countries have reopened classrooms with Covid-safe measures, leaving millions unable to access education Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus […]
August 26, 2019

Battle of the Bubbles

When the value of Nick Caporella’s company, National Beverage Corp., reached $2 billion in the spring of 2016, its top executives raised a congratulatory toast not […]
August 26, 2019

Amsterdam Bicycle Subscription Service Prepares to Go Global

After adding Berlin in July, Swapfiets is looking to expand its basic bike-for-a-monthly-fee model overseas. Amsterdam has more bikes than people, and far more of its […]
August 26, 2019

A Tooth-Straightening Startup Runs Into Resistance

SmileDirectClub offers orthodontics by mail. Regulators and dentists have doubts, and some customers have complaints. It’s been a busy two years for SmileDirectClub, the hard-charging startup […]