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Public event: Let's make education fairer

(5 October 2018)

Durham Marriott Hotel, Old Elvet, Durham, DH1 3JN, Saturday 10th November, 11am to 2pm

The North East of England is an area suffering from relatively high and chronic deprivation, where secondary schools are deemed by many to be failing their pupils. Not many young people go on to attend university, and specialist teachers are in high demand.

Come along to this event and learn about the findings of three new studies that suggest ways to improve the outcomes for disadvantaged students at school,and beyond, and increase the supply of high-quality teachers to areas of high demand. After academics have presented their research there will be a free buffet lunch, where you will have the chance to ask questions and speak to presenters.

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