Breaking the Attainment Barrier for Boys

Spoiler alert! Northern Ireland boasts the highest entry rates to higher education amongst England, Scotland and Wales for young people aged 18 (43%; UCAS 2016). Great? Yes. But some not-so-good statistics lurk beneath the headline. There is a persistent gender gap in educational attainment between boys and girls – and young men and young women… Read More Breaking the Attainment Barrier for Boys