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Rising school absences: the post pandemic education divide

Elliot Major, Lee and Eyles, Andrew (2022) Rising school absences: the post pandemic education divide. British Politics and Policy at LSE (17 Oct 2022). Blog Entry.

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Over 28% of primary pupils and 40% of FSM secondary pupils who qualified for free school meals were persistently absent during the 2021/22 autumn term. Lee Elliot Major and Andy Eyles write that while some of the contributing factors are known, the evidence on how to reduce persistent absenteeism is weak.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
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Additional Information: © 2022 The Authors
Divisions: Centre for Economic Performance
Subjects: L Education > LB Theory and practice of education
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine > RA0421 Public health. Hygiene. Preventive Medicine
Date Deposited: 14 Dec 2022 09:00
Last Modified: 19 Oct 2023 14:21

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