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Quarter Of Pupils Receive Private Tuition Outside School, Finds Sutton Trust

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 06.09.2013 | UK Universities & Education

Almost a quarter of school pupils now receive private tuition, putting students from low-income families at a disadvantage, according to research. ...

Can the United States Teach Us to Improve the Experience Our Universities Offer?

Christopher Boulle | Posted 27.04.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Christopher Boulle

American universities intentionally shape their year's intake. They seek out a diverse mix of alumni from varying backgrounds and cultures, with contrasting values, political views and life experiences. In the UK, we do not apply this same practice.

Teens Given Chance To Study At Prestigious US University

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.02.2012 | UK Universities & Education

Bright teenagers from poor backgrounds are to be given a chance to study in the United States, a charity announced on Monday. Disadvantaged young p...

Summer Schools 'Increase Chances Of University Acceptance By 50%'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.01.2012 | UK Universities & Education

Disadvantaged young people who attend summer schools are 50% more likely to go on to top universities than their peers, a report has found. Researc...

Should The State Pay For Poor Pupils To Go Private?

PA/Huffington Post | Posted 16.01.2012 | UK Universities & Education

Taxpayers should fund bright children from poor backgrounds to attend private school, an education charity has declared. Sir Peter Lampl, chairman ...