English Education System is Class Ridden | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it

A new study shows that England may have the world's largest gap in education among people of different classes.

The report, published by the Institute of Education, blames decades of inequality between the best schools and the worst. It finds that the link between people’s skills in adult life and their parents’ background is “especially high” in England in comparison with 24 other countries or regions.