Best academy chains outperform maintained schools for poorer pupils, but weakest ones fall behind – new Sutton Trust research
24 July 2014
New Sutton Trust research shows the impact of academy chains on low-income students.
17 July 2014
Conor Ryan comments on the new OFFA/HEFCE report on university access agreements.
HIGHER APPRENTICESHIPS BETTER FOR JOBS THAN UNIVERSITY DEGREES SAY PUBLIC - NEW POLLING FOR SUTTON TRUST/PEARSON SUMMIT
8 July 2014
Significant public support for degree-level apprenticeships as an alternative to traditional university degrees is revealed in new polling to be presented to delegates today at an international summit on apprenticeships and vocational education.
3 July 2014
A new independent report by the Social Market Foundation reveals children who attend private school will earn £193,700 more on average than their state educated peers.
30 June 2014
Conor Ryan comments on a new Social Mobility Commission report.
27 June 2014
James Turner comments on new DfE figures that reveal private school students were five times as likely to go to Oxbridge as their state school peers in 2011.
Most UK university endowment funds fail to grow as US funds increase by a quarter in a decade – Sutton Trust research
26 June 2014
New research by the Sutton Trust published today reveals Endowment funds at American universities have recovered from the economic downturn better than their British counterparts.
19 June 2014
James Turner, Director of Programmes at the Sutton Trust, welcomed plans to widen access to grammar schools.
18 June 2014
Sir Peter Lampl welcomes the Education Select Committee report on white working class boys and girls.
Nearly 1 in 4 teachers think pupil premium funds may not be targeted at poorest students - Sutton Trust Poll
13 June 2014
A new Sutton Trust poll has revealed that nearly a quarter of teachers think that the pupil premium is not being targeted at low income students in their schools.