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Education in England: annual report 2019

This report from the UK think tank Education Policy Institute looks at progress in closing the disadvantage

The decline of small schools and village schools

This report from the UK think tank Onward looks at the decline of small schools and village

School choice around the world

This report from the UK think tank IEA looks at the lessons we can learn from school

Human capital

While most studies of automation have focused on the number of jobs at risk from robots, this

Leading skills – policies for strong leadership in Further Education colleges (part 2)

This report from the UK think tank Social Market Foundation argues that a shift in mindset is

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By Kathryn Petrie; Nigel Keohane

This report from the UK think tank Social Market Foundation seeks to understand the factors affecting non-continuation and transfers at…

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By Tom Sasse; Dr Catherine Haddon

Academic evidence and expertise can inform and improve government policy, but many academics find it difficult to contribute to policy…

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By Emily Hunt

This report from the UK think tank Education Policy Institute looks at how parents use school appeals and waiting lists…

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By Jack Hunter

This report from the UK think tank IPPR examines employment outcomes for people with learning disabilities. Many of us have…

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By Nigel Koehane

Further education colleges provide skills to 2.2 million adults and 16-18 year-olds. Compared to those on the skill level below,…

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By Nicolas Bosetti; Mario Washington-Ihieme

London boasts a world-class food scene, but the city is losing its skilled chefs at a faster rate than it…

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By Nicole Gicheva; Nigel Keohane; Scott Corfe

Done right, apprenticeships can deliver a significant boost to the UK economy by providing the technical skills that it needs…

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By Kathleen Henehan

This paper uses the Brexit moment to take stock of where Britain has got to on educational attainment, and where…

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By Claudia Martinez; Josh Pritchard

This report provides a critical examination of how personal budgets have been used to deliver public services in the UK.…

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