Gender and Student Achievement in English Schools

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Machin, Stephen; McNally, Sandra;
  • Publisher: Centre for the Economics of Education, London School of Economics and Political Science
  • Subject: Gender, Educational Achievement | L Education (General)
    mesheuropmc: education

In the UK, there is a marked gender gap in the educational attainment of boys and girls. At the end of compulsory education, 10 per cent fewer boys achieve 5 or more good GCSEs. This gap is by no means confined to GCSE. It is evident at all Key Stages. Furthermore, some... View more
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