Summary report – Social inequalities in education: why and how national institutional factors matter

This summary report brings together research presented by AQMeN researchers from the Education and Social Stratification strand with the comments and feedback from policy and practitioner delegates at an event which took place as part of the ESRC Festival of Social Science in November 2015.

The report includes a keynote address from Dame Ruth Silver, Chair of the Scottish Government Commission on Widening Access and Professor Adam Gamoran, President of the William T Grant Foundation and MacArthur Professor of Sociology and Educational Policy Studies, Emeritus at the University of Wisconsin, Madison.

You can now download the report via Dropbox.

You can also view presentations from this event together with interviews with Adam Gamoran, Cristina Iannelli, Danny Murphy and Audrey MacDougall, Chief Researcher and Head of Education Analytical Services Division at the Scottish Government on the AQMeN YouTube Channel.