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Geoff Mason

Posted: 7 June, 2018 - 15:23 with: Comments

A new analysis of OECD survey data by researchers at Cambridge and the Institute of Education suggests that as many as 40% of adults in England and Northern Ireland are unable to calculate simple proportions and more than half are unable to interpret a basic line graph. 

Geoff Mason

Posted: 7 March, 2018 - 10:00 with: Comments

The heavy debt burden imposed on recent and current university students in England is frequently justified on the grounds that graduates derive many private benefits from their privileged higher education.