Parents are more likely to advise their child to go to university than take a degree-level apprenticeship, with middle-class parents more likely than poorer parents to offer this advice, according to new polling published by the Sutton Trust today.
Areas in England where social mobility is low are likely to fall back even further from the rest of the country. This has serious economic and social repercussions for those living there, according to the report of a cross-party MPs and peers inquiry into the regional attainment gap, published today.
David Harding has donated £100m to Cambridge University to support scholarships and aid to postgraduate PhD students, the largest ever received by a UK University. Sir Peter Lampl comments on the news.
47 British state school students from low and moderate-income backgrounds have won places to study at top US universities through the Sutton Trust US Programme, it was announced today.
UK's leading foundation for social mobility launches new partnerships with University of Glasgow and Cardiff University.
The fifth and final analysis of academy chains highlights inconsistencies across their performance and how they perform below the national average for all state schools.
Founder of the Sutton Trust Sir Peter Lampl comments on the relaunch of the Social Mobility Commission.
New Sutton Trust analysis of UCAS data highlights big differences in university access across England.
Over a quarter of graduates have taken on an unpaid internship, with many having to rely on parents, friends and second jobs to get by, according to new research from the Sutton Trust.
New book calls for radical action on exploitative employers, detached ruling elites and the middle class commandeering of educational opportunities.