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Children in north 'face double whammy'

Posted: Tue Mar 27, 2018 6:34 am
by James Curran
Children in north 'face double whammy' of poverty and bad schools

Children growing up in the north’s most deprived communities face a “double whammy” of familial disadvantage and poor institutional performance, with up to 15% of children in some areas dropping out of education and training before they are 18, a report has found.

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