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by James Curran
Mon Feb 13, 2017 10:04 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Bright but poor' pupils years behind better-off peers
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Re: Bright but poor' pupils years behind better-off peers

Thanks Geraldine for this excellent piece from Quirky Teacher. Here's an article from William Poundstone ,'Head in the Cloud- The Power of Knowledge in the Age of Google', which appeared in the Guardian last year. Does knowledge matter in the age of Google? https://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2...
by James Curran
Mon Feb 13, 2017 7:32 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Bright but poor' pupils years behind better-off peers
Replies: 8
Views: 2606

Re: Bright but poor' pupils years behind better-off peers

Apologises, the first link I gave for this article is faulty. Here's the appropriate link.It's great to be back on the Discussion Forum again,a big thank you to Dave and all concerned. https://www.theguardian.com/education/2017/feb/09/bright-but-poor-students-uk-years-behind-better-off-peers-study-c...
by James Curran
Mon Feb 13, 2017 7:22 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Bright but poor' pupils years behind better-off peers
Replies: 8
Views: 2606

Bright but poor' pupils years behind better-off peers

'Bright but poor' pupils years behind better-off peers, study claims Research suggests large gaps in educational achievement between the brightest students from poor and more wealthy backgrounds file:///C:/Users/Anne/Desktop/Guardian%20Education/'Bright%20but%20poor'%20pupils%20years%20behind%20bett...