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Durham University

School of Education

Public Events


Professor Rob Coe Inaugural Lecture

18th June 2013, 17:30 to 19:00, ED101, Professor Rob Coe

Despite the apparently plausible and widespread belief to the contrary, the evidence that levels of attainment in schools in England have systematically improved over the last 30 years is unconvincing. Much of what is claimed as school improvement is illusory, and many of the most commonly advocated strategies for improvement are not robustly proven to work.

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