Ireland’s calculated grades system ‘robust & reliable’


The Higher Education Minister's reassuring Leaving Cert students Ireland's calculated grades system is 'robust' and will be reliable.

It's after Scotland's moderation system was suddenly withdrawn yesterday after thousands of students were marked down.

Round one of the CAO's issued on September 11th, four days after Leaving Cert results are due.

Minister Simon Harris says a lot of effort has gone into the system hear to ensure it's fair: