Monthly Archives: October 2009

Decline in advice and guidance at school

The provision of advice and guidance for teenagers at school has plummeted over the last 12 years suggests a major survey commissioned by the Sutton Trust. The decline comes despite a growing need for students, particularly those from non-privileged backgrounds, to be guided through the increasingly varied and complex educational options now on offer, and the limited careers choices open to them in an economic recession.

2017-07-05T12:09:59+01:00October 20th, 2009|Categories: Press releases|

Four in ten top scholars privately educated

Forty-two percent of the UK's top scientists and scholars were educated in independent schools - and the dominance of the sector looks set to continue into the next generation, according to the latest report from the Sutton Trust looking at leading figures in British society.

2017-07-05T12:10:27+01:00October 15th, 2009|Categories: Press releases|