National Qualifications experience 2020: rapid review

Professor Mark Priestley of the University of Stirling was commissioned by the Scottish Government to lead an independent review of the processes through which National Qualifications were awarded in 2020 after exams were cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic.

List of acronyms and initialisations

ACM Alternative Certification Model
ADES Association of Directors of Education
BOCSH Building Our Curriculum Self Help Group
COSLA Convention of Scottish Local Authorities
CRIA Children's Right Impact Assessment
CYPCS Children and Young People's Commissioner Scotland
EIS Educational Institute of Scotland
EQHC Equalities and Human Rights Commission
EQIA Equalities Impact Assessment
LA Local Authority
MSA Modern Studies Association
NASUWT National Association of Schoolmasters/Union of Women Teachers
NPFS National Parent Forum Scotland
PCR Post Certification Review
SAGT Scottish Association of Geography Teachers
SATE Scottish Association of Teachers of English
SLS School Leaders Scotland
SQA Scottish Qualifications Authority
SPD Starting Point Distribution
SSTA Scottish Secondary Teachers' Union



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