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'Bright but poor' pupils years behind better-off peers, study claims

9 February 2017

A study carried out by Dr John Jerrim (UCL Institute of Education) found that female pupils in the top 10% for attainment but bottom 10% by income in England trailed their bright and well-off female peers by the equivalent of three school years in science and reading. Read: The Guardian, More: The Times