2022: Here to support you

We’re committed to supporting teachers and learners throughout 2021/22, and will continue to update this area with all the information you need to help you plan and prepare for the year ahead.


Adaptations / assessment arrangements for your subject


Please visit your GCSE / A level qualifications page for further information on adaptations and assessment arrangements for your specific subject. You’ll be able to access a dedicated ‘Summer 2022’ area with a range of information.

Latest update: DfE and Ofqual announce approach to grading and adaptations (GCSEs, AS/A levels – 2022)

The intended approach to grading, along with exam and assessment adaptations, in the summer 2022 series has now been set out by the Department for Education (DfE) and Ofqual. You can read the outcomes of the DfE and Ofqual joint-consultation on changes to the assessment of GCSEs, AS and A levels here. You can also read the DfE statement, and Ofqual has released a blog on it’s approach to grading and exams and assessments in Summer 2022 - here.                                                                                                               

Results Days 2022: The DfE has also agreed results days will take place on the 18th August (A levels) and the 25th August (GCSEs.)

We are committed to working with our regulators to do all we can to ensure students, teachers and exam staff working in schools and colleges are fully supported throughout this academic year.