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Grammar schools are not the answer: the road to a better life starts at birth, not at 11

Grammar schools are not the answer: the road to a better life starts at birth, not at 11 -- Gaby Hinsliff | Those who claim to support social mobility should instead be demanding more early-years help for children in poorer families

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Poorer Special Needs Students Get The Least Exam Help

Save Our Schools on the skewed system of exam assistance in NZ, which expects parents to pay for the initial assessment to see if their child qualifies. Exam assistance can be given to children with dyslexia and other SN.

Why Do the Poor Make Such Poor Decisions? Our efforts to combat poverty are often based on a misconception: that the poor must pull themselves up out of the mire. But a…

The enormous gap in academic performance between rich and poor children has begun to narrow. This Op-Ed explains the good news. (Illustration: Oscar Bolton Green)

The welfare reform and work bill will make poor children poorer

The welfare reform and work bill will make poor children poorer | Letter from Javed Khan of Barnardo’s | Society | The Guardian

The educational attainment gap between rich and poor would be reduced by raising the income of poorer families

Majority of U.S. public school students are in poverty

Majority of U.S. public school students are in poverty | For the first time in at least 50 years, a majority of U.S. public school students come from low-income families, according to a new analysis of 2013 federal data, a statistic that has profound implications for the nation

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Poorer children have smaller brains, a new study claims

Poorer children have smaller brains than more affluent ones, study finds - Science - News - The Independent