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Cancel GCSEs and A Levels in 2021

Submitted by Alex D’Arcy on Tuesday 9th June 2020

Published on Wednesday 19th August 2020

Current status: Open

Open until: Friday 19th February 2021

Current Signatures: 153,219
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6 Months ~ 6MONTHS ~ Covid ~ Covid-19 ~ GCSE ~ learning ~ Schools ~ The Government ~ UK

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Cancel GCSEs and A Levels in 2021

Petition Details

The Government should cancel GCSEs and A Levels in 2021 due to the disruption of Covid-19. By the time students go back to normal learning, 6 months will have passed since schools were closed to most pupils. This has already had a huge impact on the studying of so many.

Additional Information

Students in the UK have already missed hundreds of hours of learning since 23rd March. This has had a huge effect. Some pupils don’t have the essential resources: a working computer, textbooks, stationary, etc. Many don’t have a proper learning environment, therefore results will most certainly not reflect the true efforts of pupils. Hence why I am writing to the Government to cancel GCSEs and A Levels and provide predicted grades to show the true reflections of students across the country.

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