Report Author Anne Pinney
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School admission policy too 'selective', says Barnardo's

Schools should be required to take equal shares of pupils in different ability groups to help poorer students succeed, a children's charity says.

Barnardo's claims its proposal, known as "fair-banding", could reduce social segregation within the schools system.

Report author Anne Pinney believes the governments' schools freedoms policy will not help disadvantaged children.

  • 27 Aug 2010