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Narrowing the Attainment Gap: A handbook for schools

Author :  Daniel Sobel

Product Details

  • Country United Kingdom
  • Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
  • ISBN9781472946379
  • FormatPaperBack
  • LanguageEnglish
  • Year of Publication2020
  • Bib. Info224 p,244 x 169 (mm)
  • CategoriesBusiness, finance and law
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The attainment gap between disadvantaged pupils and their peers is one of the most insidious social injustices in the developed world. It is a significant factor in the growing inequality of our societies and persists across time and nations. For this reason, narrowing the gap is a top priority for governments and policymakers, and an issue that all schools must tackle. Written by a leading expert in the field of inclusion, Narrowing the Attainment Gap is designed to support school leaders in understanding and reducing the attainment gap in the context of their setting. Drawing on research and his own extensive experience in leading a team that has worked with over 1,000 schools, Daniel Sobel examines the real issues behind the attainment gap and the barriers schools face when trying to narrow it. The book provides a unique approach with hands-on, practical guidance to enable every school leader to develop their own bespoke solutions to meet the needs of their community. Case studies and examples illustrate how these interventions can be put into practice and the impact they can have, while template resources help schools demonstrate to stakeholders the change they are driving at an individual, cohort and whole-school level.

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