As the exam season is around the corner, let’s support our students.
“Exam anxiety has debilitating effects, not only on academic self-beliefs and performance, but also on the mental health of our young people”
‘We should just be told to try our best’ | The Psychologist
Although the detrimental effects of exam anxiety have been well known for over 50 years, the issue has again been plunged into the spotlight following the recent GCSE reforms. These comprise changes to the curriculum, including (a) a move to terminal exams, (b) an increase in the content and difficu…