Moving to Edexcel

Started teaching GCSE English with another exam board but considering moving to Edexcel? Call 0161 855 7561 to find out how easy it is to start teaching our specification.

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"As a teacher thinking of changing to Edexcel from AQA, everything was useful. " Martin Gray, Newcastle Bridges School

We've put together a range of new guides that show you how simple and straightforward it is to switch to Edexcel. The following mapping documents show you how our English Literature and English Language teaching and assessments compare against AQA, OCR and WJEC:

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Why move to Edexcel?

  • specifications you’ll love to teach (19th century text is always fiction)
  • all the support you need to make the transition stress-free
  • powerful pedagogies leading to improved performance
  • it’s easy to begin teaching with us, so you can get started straight away

We're always here to help.

Next steps

Request your free welcome pack

Fill out our short form so that we can keep you updated and send you your free welcome pack with all the information you need to get started.

Arrange a visit from one of our English specialists

Our knowledgeable English specialists are on hand to help you get to grips with the ins and outs of our specification. If you’d like a specialist to visit your school to discuss the practical delivery of the qualification then arrange an appointment using the form above.

Sign up to receive updates from our English Subject Advisor

For extra information and English-related news, sign up to hear from our expert Subject Advisor Clare Haviland. Clare is also available if you have any questions, and you can follow her on Twitter @PearsonTeachEng.

Still undecided?

Come along to one of our free training events where you can network with colleagues and meet the Edexcel English team.

See free training events

You can also explore our range of teaching and planning resources.

Resources for GCSE English Language

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