Education Minister Leighton Andrews has told AMs that Welsh officials were opposed to the controversial decision by exam regulator Ofqual to force GCSE grades downwards, a move since overturned in Wales. Mr Andrews said that because time was running out, officials reluctantly agreed to the change.
Emails released by Welsh Government show that the exam board warned that a regrade of GCSE English papers would affect integrity
Education Minister Leighton Andrews has told AMs he stands by his decision to order a regrade for this year's English Language GCSEs
Following the decision by Westminister to replace the GCSEs in England, the Welsh Government says it won't rush into a decision here.