Event Summary



Date and Time

Tuesday 4 October 2022 (09:00 - 12:00)


£35.00 (£60.00 non-members)

Do you need a range of supportive strategies to help move your learners from a GCSE Grade 3 to a Grade 4?  If so, then this online event is ideal for your needs.

This informative online event will provide an overview of current GCSE specifications with a focus on past papers and exemplar responses. Those delivering GCSE English will be guided through the key questions and given comprehensive, specific guidance on how students can positively answer questions in order to achieve a positive result.

Participants will be able to accurately identify the key differences between grades 3 and 4 and guided through useful strategies which focus on the specific skills necessary to answer every question.

In addition, a detailed exploration of mark schemes will be offered with an the opportunity to correctly apply the mark scheme to exemplar responses and discuss findings and areas which can be improved.

By the end of the session, those attending will come away with a variety of useful teaching resources and strategies to support learners retaking their exams.


Did you know? This session can be delivered in-house directly to your staff.  For more information about this or any of our other bespoke training opportunities, please contact cpd@skillsedugroup.co.uk.

Key Speakers

Helen Hewlett

Education Consultant and English Specialist

As a dynamic senior leader, Helen possesses a proven track record of assessing student needs and supporting them on a one to one basis.

  • How can I access the event?

    All joining instructions will be sent a day prior to the session taking place and you will either be able to join us online, or by dialling into the session.

    If you have any questions or do not receive any joining instructions please call us on 0115 854 1626.

  • Would you like this session delivered directly to your staff?

    If you would like this, or a similar session, delivered to staff within your organisation, please contact our Professional Development team to explore options.

  • Terms and conditions

    Completion of the booking constitutes a contract between yourselves and the Skills and Education Group. In order to receive a refund, all cancellations must be made in writing at least 14 days prior to the event taking place. Non-attendance will result in the place being charged at full cost. Substitutions are welcome and can be made at any time. The Skills and Education Group reserves the right to cancel or alter the event for reasons beyond its control.