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Unequal lives – to university and beyond

This article is mainly based on new research by Claire Crawford, Lorraine Dearden,  John Micklewright and Anna Vignoles Considerable emphasis is placed on the Attainment Gap at age 16. New research has shown that this inequality continues into university and … Continue reading

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What business do universities have in academy schools?

by Nadia Edmond, University of Brighton first published in The Conversation (4 Jan 2016) There has been a transformation in English education in the last decade – the academies programme has brought private trusts and corporate sponsors into the schools system. … Continue reading

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Standing up for teacher education

by Nadia Edmond       (work in progress) Standing up for Education includes standing up for teacher education: Why HE is a vital partner in teacher professional formation and development.  How policy is undermining the role of HE It … Continue reading

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