With written examinations cancelled amid the Covid-19 pandemic, Hong Kong students’ International Baccalaureate grades were determined by a special mechanism based on coursework and predicted scores. Photo: Shutterstock With written examinations cancelled amid the Covid-19 pandemic, Hong Kong students’ International Baccalaureate grades were determined by a special mechanism based on coursework and predicted scores. Photo: Shutterstock
With written examinations cancelled amid the Covid-19 pandemic, Hong Kong students’ International Baccalaureate grades were determined by a special mechanism based on coursework and predicted scores. Photo: Shutterstock

exclusive | Hong Kong schools seek review of students’ poorer-than-expected results as International Baccalaureate grading sparks dismay, global petition

  • Swiss-based organisation will review cases raised, with no guarantee of improving grades
  • Disappointed students worry they will not meet the cut-off for preferred university courses

Topic |   Education
With written examinations cancelled amid the Covid-19 pandemic, Hong Kong students’ International Baccalaureate grades were determined by a special mechanism based on coursework and predicted scores. Photo: Shutterstock With written examinations cancelled amid the Covid-19 pandemic, Hong Kong students’ International Baccalaureate grades were determined by a special mechanism based on coursework and predicted scores. Photo: Shutterstock
With written examinations cancelled amid the Covid-19 pandemic, Hong Kong students’ International Baccalaureate grades were determined by a special mechanism based on coursework and predicted scores. Photo: Shutterstock
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