Among seven-year-olds in 2012, 24 per cent of free school meal recipients did not reach the expected level in reading, versus 10 per cent of their better off peers.
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As a permanent member of the Security Council and close ally to all members of the Coalition, it is in a perfect position to do so.
The meagre efforts of the Department of Health have failed to curtail it.
William Wragg: The Prime Minister is right, white working class boys are falling behind – so what can we do about it?
The early years are absolutely crucial to a child’s prospects, and recruiting more specialist teachers must be a priority.
The instinct of our readers is that the justification of development spending is not that it will have benefits for Britain, but that it is good in itself.
A key question is whether we want their entry into Europe to be controlled by governments or by gangs of people smugglers.