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Grammar schools fail to help middle-income families

Selective education harms the university prospects of bright pupils who just miss out on a place at a grammar school, according to new research from the UCL Institute of Education (IOE), University of Bristol and University of Warwick.

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Article 50 and UCL: Provost statement

Professor Michael Arthur, UCL President & Provost, addresses the UCL community following the triggering of Article 50 by the UK government.

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Children in danger from being over-protected in the digital age

Heavy-handed approaches to issues around social media and digital communication such as ‘sexting’ may be damaging to children’s emotional development, according to new research by academics at the UCL Institute of Education (IOE) and Plymouth University.

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UK university links with industry abroad – under threat?

A new working paper from the UCL Institute of Education (IOE) argues that UK research-intensive universities have become increasingly ‘enterprising’ and university-industry interactions are now an important feature of the UK higher education system.

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New research uncovers 'class pay gap' in Britain’s professions

Professionals from working class backgrounds are paid an average of £6,800 less (17 per cent) each year than their colleagues from more affluent backgrounds in the same jobs, a new report co-authored by the UCL Institute of Education (IOE) reveals today.

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