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Lost opportunities: The impact of grade repetition and early school leaving

This guest post is by Albert Motivans, Head of Education Indicators and Data Analysis Section at Unesco Institute for Statistics (UIS). There is an urgent need to face the issue of high numbers of children who are repeating grades and … Continue reading

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Born Equal: Inequality, education and post-2015

A guest post from Alex Cobham, Head of Research at Save the Children UK. Children suffer twice the inequality of income as the general population, and this has grown by a third since the 1990s. As the UN High Level … Continue reading

Posted in Basic education, Equity, Gender | 7 Comments