IOE - Faculty of Education and Society


Private tuition 'is the hidden secret of Britain's educational arms race'

8 September 2017

Homework marking on the floor

New analysis of a study by Professor John Jerrim reveals that just half (50%) of the most disadvantaged 15-year olds said their parents regularly helped with their homework, compared to 68% of their better-off classmates. Read: Schools Week, TES, IOE website story

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