Literacy Rates

Are Private Schools Undermining State Education in the UK?

Megan Hughes | Posted 01.02.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Megan Hughes

A child's background, and particularly their economic situation, should never determine their education and ultimately their future. Sadly, for many young people in modern Britain, this is still very much the case.

60% Of Inmates Below Literacy Level

PA | Posted 13.04.2012 | UK

Almost two-thirds of prisoners are unable to write or do sums properly, a report revealed. The Prison Service needs to take action to better delive...