Our research

Our agenda-setting research identifies the root causes of low social mobility and promotes effective solutions through education and employment.

Since 1997 we've published over 200 reports, many of which have gone on to influence national policy.

COSMO Study

Major new cohort study examining the long-term impact of the pandemic on educational inequality and social mobility.

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School Funding and Pupil Premium 2022

Our annual polling of teachers looks at how schools are using their funding.


Date:
21 April 2022
Paving the Way

An up-to-date picture of careers guidance across secondary schools in England.


CECIL

A summary of the Coaching Early Conversations Interaction and Language (CECIL) project.


Bridging the Gap

A closer look at access to and progression within the engineering sector.


Date:
23 February 2022
School Disruption January 2022

The first comprehensive overview of how schools are coping in the first term of 2022.


Date:
14 January 2022
Apprenticeship Outreach

We look into best practice in widening access to apprenticeships


Date:
21 December 2021
Universities and Social Mobility

The clearest picture yet of universities and social mobility.


Going Further

Our analysis of the outcomes of disadvantaged students in further education.


Sutton Trust Cabinet Analysis 2021

What are the educational backgrounds of the new cabinet?


Date:
15 September 2021