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In that context, what assurances can the Minister give that all subjects currently offered will continue to be available post September 2016 and that no student will be disproportionately impacted by those decisions?
As part of my deliberations on the decision to remain with A* to G grading, it was always in the back of my mind that what are referred to as the English qualification bodies may remove their services. That has been the case. Planning has been in place for a period of time in preparation for such a statement coming about. I hope to be in a position to communicate directly with schools this week or early next week on the plans in place. I assure the Member that none of our students will be disadvantaged as a result of what is a commercial decision by one of the awarding bodies. We await written confirmation from the other.