Monthly Archives: October 2013

bksb and eTracker produce outstanding data integration for education providers

By | 2017-08-16T10:48:16+00:00 2013|Categories: Archive, News, Product Update|

eTracker™ is a highly innovative web-based ILP-designed for learners and teachers - which provides a one-stop shop for the tracking, monitoring and analysis of student performance against the personal targets agreed with their teachers. eTracker™ also tracks the results of the bksb initial and diagnostic assessments and progress through the learning resources, bringing significant benefits to [...]

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Book your place on ‘The Skills Conference 2014’

By | 2017-08-16T10:49:04+00:00 2013|Categories: Archive, News|

In response to feedback from delegates at last year's conference, we have decided to move 'The Skills Conference' from its traditional November slot to March. The general consensus was that this would be better timed to share experiences and put into place plans for the following academic year. We are pleased to announce that 'The Skills Conference [...]

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Pupils who do not achieve good GCSEs in English and maths must continue to study the subjects in post-16 education

By | 2017-10-06T13:31:24+00:00 2013|Categories: Archive, News|

The Department for Education have announced that all pupils who fail to achieve a good pass - C or better - in English or maths GCSE by the time they finish secondary school must continue to study the subjects in post-16 education until they get these qualifications. From 2015, this will impact all young people up [...]

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A recent OECD study shows that there are 8.5 million adults in England and Northern Ireland with the numeracy level of 10-year-old

By | 2017-08-16T10:51:53+00:00 2013|Categories: Archive, News|

A major study by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) shows how England's 16 to 24-year-olds are falling behind their Asian and European counterparts. England is 22nd for literacy and 21st for numeracy out of 24 countries. Unlike other developed countries, the study also showed that young people in England are no better at [...]

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