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On 23 March 2020, we announced that we would not hold the June 2020 exam series anywhere in the world, to protect the safety of students and teachers.
We have set out the process we will follow to grade students, which is given in more detail below.
In developing this approach, we have engaged with different entities worldwide, including other awarding bodies, governments and universities. We have also engaged with the UK government’s exams regulator, Ofqual, which has developed a similar process for the GCSEs and A Levels taken by schools in England.
We have drawn on our wealth of assessment expertise to develop this process and believe it is the most valid, fair and effective approach in these unique circumstances.
We are asking schools to collaborate with us as we make evidence-based decisions about grades for each candidate in each subject.
Our process has four steps:
VIDEO: Awarding grades for Cambridge International qualifications in the June 2020 series前往优酷观看View on YouKu
You can find full details about the grading process, and how teachers should work with us, in the guidance document below:
Awarding grades for Cambridge International qualifications in the June 2020 series (PDF, 205KB)
We have also published the following documents to support schools:
Infographic (PDF, 505KB) summarising the four-step grading process
Letter (PDF, 113KB) for parents and students.
VIDEO: Guidance for gathering evidence前往优酷观看View on YouKu
You can also read our guide (PDF, 169KB) which covers the same content as the video.
VIDEO: Predicting grades for the June 2020 series前往优酷观看View on YouKu
You can also read our Guide to predicting grades and rank ordering (PDF, 272KB).
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You can find answers to commonly asked questions, and all our updates to schools, in the Help section for Covid-19.