Tag: Ability

Attainment Gap Revisited

Once again, the Scottish Government has outlined that the reduction in the attainment gap is its absolute focus. Nicola Sturgeon spoke again today about her commitment to this following another fairly negative report on Scottish...

The Attainment Gap

You have to admire any politician who puts education at the heart of their personal agenda and when that politician is the First Minister then you suspect there will be a number of people whose...

Grouping By Ability

Published as an interview, The Scotsman, Tuesday 7th May 2013 ‘For more than 30 years, primary schools have been in the habit of grouping children according to ability. So, in almost every primary up and...