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Which GCSE D & T board?

Discussion in 'Design and technology' started by BW12345, Dec 6, 2018.

  1. BW12345

    BW12345 Star commenter

    They all (OCR Eduqas Edexcel AQA) look to be very close now, does anyone have a preference?
    Btec is on the list too.
    If you think it might make a difference, it's an all-girls school where out of 250 doing A levels, there is ONE doing physics. Bless her cotton socks!
    There has been no course like CDT, so the school doesn't have any hand or powered tools at all; we'll have to set up something of a workshop. As far as I can see so far, there aren't stipulations about what facilities the school has to provide, but again it looks as though they'd all be about the same.
    I have found no list - suggestions welcomed.

    This is obviously new to the school and will need a specialist teacher, so quality and reliability of teaching materials is extra important.
    So far I'm feeling pro Edexcel GCSE (not Btec), anti Eduqas.

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