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Our Influence

academies and free schools to prioritise pupils eligible for the pupil premium in their over-subscription criteria, a policy that the Trust has long advocated for. Our subsequent work on the…

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About Us

…can be good practice, particularly in urban schools, and allowed schools to implement random allocation for their admissions. In 2012, the admissions code was amended to allow academies and free…

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Academies: improving outcomes?

Sir Peter Lampl explores the policy implications of our latest research on academies. Academies were started in 2000 to alter the fortunes of failing schools that disproportionately served students from…