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Ethnicity Gender and Social Mobility: International coverage for our latest report

We’re delighted that our recent Social Mobility Commission report, our first ever collaboration with Education Datalab, received extensive international media coverage. The report explores the relationship between ethnicity, gender and social mobility and how these interact. Coverage began with a front-page splash on the Guardian’s website, followed  by Radio 4’s Today Programme (listen here) and a BBC online …

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Creating social-cohesion can be a risky business: Mashuda Shaikh in Schools Week

Following the recently published Casey Review Mashuda Shaikh reflects on lessons learned from her work and our social cohesion report. She shares advice on how to bring communities together based on her experience in Kirklees and argues that “taking risks under the right, well-moderated conditions can often maximise impact”.  Find out more about our recommendations in our …

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Launch of “Testing the Waters”

Rod Bristow, President of Pearson UK writes about the launch our new project “Testing the water – exploring the role of assessment​ in teaching” in Schools Week. Read the full article here and get in touch if you’d like to be involved! @LKMco // #TestingTheWater // [email protected]  

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Social Cohesion and Sauerkraut: The Financial Times reports…

Miranda Green writes about our latest social cohesion report in the Financial Times. In her piece she explores what society can learn from schools when it comes to bringing together people from different communities. She quotes Loic Menzies, LKMco Director, saying: “We were taken by surprise,” says Loic Menzies, an education consultant who once taught in …

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