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Homework lessons from PISA

Dr John Jerrim highlights four lessons from his Sutton Trust report today that PISA has told us about out-of-school learning activities in Year 11.

2017-12-08T11:24:49+00:00 September 7th, 2017|Categories: Blog|

Summer in the States

Shona Brown, Trust Coordinator, shares her photo diary from this year’s US Programme summer school.

2017-12-08T11:24:13+00:00 August 25th, 2017|Categories: Blog|

Opportunity knocks

Molly Vann gets a taste of university life at our summer school and discovers a world of opportunities. 

2017-12-08T11:23:56+00:00 August 23rd, 2017|Categories: Blog|

Meeting tomorrow’s lawyers

Claire Maton, Programmes Manager, meets some inspiring and well-informed students at our recent annual Pathways to Law conference.

2017-12-08T11:23:32+00:00 August 14th, 2017|Categories: Blog|

Aspirations and access

Carl Cullinane on what this week’s new Sutton Trust/Ipsos MORI polling of school pupils could tell us about future university access.

2017-12-08T11:23:20+00:00 August 11th, 2017|Categories: Blog|

The promise of Summer Schools

Laura Bruce, Programmes Manager at the Trust, talks us through her connection to Summer Schools after participating as a Summer School Ambassador at the University of Nottingham.

2017-12-08T11:23:01+00:00 July 27th, 2017|Categories: Blog|

Comprehensive change?

Dr Rebecca Montacute on her research into the education of the new House of Commons. The new House of Commons has the highest proportion of comprehensively educated members on record, as well as more women, BME and LGBT MPs.

2017-12-08T11:11:00+00:00 July 20th, 2017|Categories: Blog|
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