Monthly Archives: September 2011

Improving poor teachers would transform england’s education performance to be among the best in the world

English schools could improve their low position in international league tables in Reading and Mathematics and become one of the top five education performers in the world within 10 years if the performance of the country’s least effective teachers was brought up to the national average according to new research published today by the Sutton Trust.

2017-07-27T16:03:11+00:00September 16th, 2011|Categories: Press releases|

Private tuition booms despite recession

Nearly a quarter (23%) of schoolchildren aged 11-16 in England and Wales have received some private or home tuition according to the latest survey of 2739 students commissioned by the Sutton Trust and carried out by Ipsos MORI earlier this year.

2017-07-27T16:14:27+00:00September 5th, 2011|Categories: Press releases|