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The price of a University drop-out

TweetI’ve recently been using data sourced from HEFCE to look into how much non-completing higher education students cost their institution in lost public funding. What are the figures, and how do different institutions suffer as a result of their admission … Continue reading

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Investigating the special education system

TweetRebecca Ratcliffe, one of our investigators, is looking into the special education system in the UK. Her goal is to investigate the educational opportunities available to  children who have the most severe learning difficulties, those who have been granted statements of … Continue reading

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Why was the Scooby bus service withdrawn?

TweetAndy Watt and the team at Birmingham Budget Cuts have been investigating the withdrawal of a bus service for children with special needs. One parent says they were told the service was withdrawn for financial reasons, but the council says it … Continue reading

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