‘I thoroughly enjoyed it’: man sits GCSE maths exam at 92 - Yeet Agency
30433
post-template-default,single,single-post,postid-30433,single-format-standard,bridge-core-2.4.2,ajax_fade,page_not_loaded,,qode_grid_1300,qode-content-sidebar-responsive,qode-theme-ver-22.7,qode-theme-bridge,wpb-js-composer js-comp-ver-6.2.0,vc_responsive
 

‘I thoroughly enjoyed it’: man sits GCSE maths exam at 92

‘I thoroughly enjoyed it’: man sits GCSE maths exam at 92

Derek Skipper says he ran out of time on paper but ‘it doesn’t matter two hoots about the result’

A 92-year-old man is thought to have become the oldest person to sit a GCSE exam, after he completed a maths paper alongside a school hall full of 16-year-olds.

Derek Skipper took the exam at Comberton village college near Cambridge after completing a free online course that involved him using YouTube for the first time. He needed to use a magnifying glass to read the paper due to his poor eyesight, and said he ran out of time before the end, but was still hopeful for a level 4 or 5 result.

Continue reading…

Click here to read the original post published on the The Guardian website

Tags:
Jessica Murray
jessicamurray@yeetagency.com
No Comments

Post A Comment