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Meeting the challenge: The experience of schools serving areas of greatest need

Our series of five area case studies examined the experience of schools working within areas of greatest need. As Teach First targets its work towards the areas where it can have the most impact, understanding what makes local contexts distinctive is key. Teach First’s Research, Evaluation and...

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Assessing educational need in Hackney

Our comparative study of Hackney sought to identify what lessons might be learned from Hackney's educational success and how they might be applied to 'areas of greatest need'. As Teach First targets its work towards the areas where it can have the most impact, understanding what makes local...

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Assessing educational need in South Wales

Our study of South Wales identified the need to ensure young people know, and can access, the opportunities available to them. Much of education policy is devolved to the National Assembly in Wales, and over time the approaches to education within England and Wales have started to diverge...

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An £11.20 weekly food budget for National School Meals Week

Kwasi Abban, of the Teach First Bristol Society, raised almost £100 for our Futures Programme through a sponsored free school meals challenge in which he lived on £11.20 for a week. Teach First societies are student-led groups at...

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Citi's 'E for Education' campaign raises over £450,000 for us

We're pleased to announce that we will benefit from a funding boost of over £458,86 8 following a successful ' E for Education ' cam p ai gn by our supporters Citi. This money will be used to further our mission of tackling educational...

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