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Gove denies GSCE grade pressure

The Education Secretary Michael Gove has denied putting pressure on exam boards to make grading tougher. On Friday the regulator Ofqual said January's GCSE English exams were "graded generously", but the June boundaries were properly set and graded.

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National Association of Head Teachers considering GCSE legal action

Kathryn James, director of policy at the National Association of Head Teachers, confirmed it is also considering legal action in an interview with the BBC Radio 4 Today programme.

I'm hoping that it will achieve some level of fairness for the pupils concerned.

We have got thousands of pupils who feel that they have been really badly treated by this system and I'm afraid that Ofqual's report hasn't helped any of them.

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