People(*) are more 10 times more interested in ‘how to get an A* or an A grade’ than in ‘how to get a B or C grade’…. at least according to the following comparison of Google searches between April 2017 and March 2018 (I’m being a bit lazy here, sitting on a train trawling my drafts for an easy post!)
This is especially depressing since students are approximately 3* less likely to get an A/A* than they are a B/C grade….
So students may be ‘aiming high’, but most of them won’t get there!
(*I assume students, but I don’t know that for certain, because the above data tells us nothing about who is searching for such information!)
A-level results breakdown – from Schoolsweek