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Mixed reactions following release of CXC exam results

September 16, 2022

The results for the Caribbean Advanced Proficiency Examination, CAPE; Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate, CSEC; and Caribbean Certificate of Secondary Level Competence, CCSLC, were made available to candidates. There are mixed reactions from some high school teachers and students, following the release of this year’s May/June, Caribbean Examinations Council, (CXC) results.

Ministry exams will be online from 2022-2023 in Quebec

September 13, 2022

The first tests of on-screen exams are scheduled for the next school year, more than a year late. The language and writing tests would be targeted above all.

75% success in end-of-year exams in Luxumbourg

September 13, 2022

The Ministry of National Education has just published the success rates for the various 2022 secondary school leaving exams. They are down slightly compared to previous years.

Good Matura results: Over 99 percent passed in Lower Austria

September 12, 2022

Great joy for many of the 7,400 high school graduates from Lower Austria. The results of the written matriculation examinations are impressive.

Egypt school year to start late September

September 09, 2022

Egypt's 2022/2023 school year will begin on 24 September and end on 8 June, Minister of Education Tarek Shawki said on Thursday, saying that the final results of the Thanaweya Amma (high school) exams will be announced by the end of the first week in August.

Withheld Thanaweya Amma results to be announced later, grievances start

September 08, 2022

Minister of Education Tarek Shawki said Thanaweya Amma (high school) students can appeal their grades, while the withheld results due to suspected mass cheating cases will be announced after concluding the investigations, which would take a week or 10 days.

Percentage of Hong Kong pupils getting secondary school place at 1 of their top 3 choices hits record high

September 08, 2022

Education Bureau says 49,448 eligible Primary Six children joined the secondary school places allocation system for 2022-23 academic year. Satisfaction rate is the highest since 2007 when a revised allocation system was implemented.

Haiti Pushes Back School Year Start As Economic Crisis Bites

September 07, 2022

Haitian authorities are postponing the start of the school year by one month, as the Caribbean nation grapples with an economic crisis that has caused a fuel shortage and soaring prices.

Pakistan schools shut in Balochistan as rain death toll crosses 770

September 07, 2022

The devastating rainfall and floods forced the closure of schools in the worst-hit province of Balochistan and other parts of Pakistan.

Wales top grades dip after A-level exams return

September 06, 2022

Top grades at A-level have dipped since 2021, after pupils sat summer exams for the first time in three years.

There is no possibility of a partial introduction of the Serbia state matura

September 06, 2022

It takes time to build trust in the high school graduation, but there are no reasons why it should not be introduced in full in 2024, according to the Ministry of Education.

National Curriculum of Pakistan (NCP) is the new name of curriculum reforms

September 05, 2022

Rana Tanveer Hussain announced today that the "National Curriculum of Pakistan (NCP)” is the new name of the curriculum reforms in Pakistan.

In Ireland, unqualified teachers correcting State Examinations 'less than ideal'

September 05, 2022

Unqualified teachers correcting Leaving Certificate and Junior Certificate exam papers this year is "less than ideal" but the highest standards will be applied when it comes to correction, according to the General Secretary of the ASTI.

Schools, universities in Philippines may offer ASEAN languages

September 02, 2022

To help strengthen the relationship of member-countries of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), Vice President and Department of Education (DepEd) Secretary Sara Duterte pushed for the offering of ASEAN languages in schools and universities in the region.

The reform of the matriculation exams starts in Israel

September 01, 2022

n Israel, the reform of the matriculation exams (bagrut) is starting , designed to simplify the examination of high school students in a number of humanitarian disciplines.

Israel Ministry of Education tightens sanctions for fraud in matriculation exams

September 01, 2022

The Director-General of the Israel Ministry of Education has issued a new circular providing for a significant increase in penalties for fraud in matriculation examinations.

Austria Matura 2022: Everything back to “normal”

August 31, 2022

The Matura process at secondary schools has now also been switched to “normal operation”. After a two-year Corona break, there is also an oral Matura again. With additional preparatory hours and the inclusion of the annual grade in the Matura result, there is some additional security for the high school graduates.

Egypt's 2022 Thanaweya Amma final exams postponed for two weeks

August 30, 2022

The Thanaweya Amma (high school) final exams for the academic year 2021/22 will be postponed for two weeks.

More than 1,200 people register for the exams to obtain the ESO and Bachiller degrees

August 30, 2022

A total of 1,212 people have registered to participate in Córdoba in the tests to obtain the title of Graduate in Compulsory Secondary Education (ESO) for people over 18 years of age and Bachelor's degrees for people over 20 years of age, which will take place simultaneously in all provinces.

Northern Ireland Exam board apologises for results delay

August 29, 2022

The OCR exam board has apologised after some students in Northern Ireland failed to receive results.


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