Poor students 'lose on grade predictions'

Poor students 'lose on grade predictions'
 

University admissions would be fairer if students applied after they knew their A-level results, says a social mobility charity.
The Sutton Trust says relying on predicted grades is working against talented, disadvantaged applicants.
This summer, almost three-quarters of applicants in the UK failed to achieve the grades forecast by their schools.
But the charity warns that poorer students are more likely to have their grades under-predicted.
Report author Dr Gill Wyness said it was vital that "disadvantaged students are able to play the admissions game on the same terms as their... read more

 
19 December 2017 in Regional, Views: 57
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