99% of all OCR’s GCSE and A Level exams are now marked online. This page is designed to help you understand what this means and how OCR analyses data from online marking so papers are marked accurately and consistently.
Here’s a short video (made in partnership with RM Results) explaining how students’ exam papers are scanned and then marked by examiners on their computer screens.
Sarah McPhee, from OCR’s assessment standards team, describes the six key checks that OCR makes on online marking data to ensure marking by all our examiners is consistent and students’ performance in exams is properly rewarded.
This factsheet describes the six distinctive checks that OCR has introduced to ensure accurate and consistent marking from day 1 to day 30.