Operations Manager of Futures Nottingham and Nottinghamshire. Michelle Wright, says that students need to know what is right for them.
Teachers' leaders meet exam regulator Ofqual at its Coventry offices as the row continues over the marking of last week's English GCSEs.
It's a nervous morning for thousands of teenagers in the Midlands as they pick up their GCSE results.
Here are some guidelines on what options are open to you when you receive your GCSE results today: