Unequal Opportunities With John Humphrys

John Humphrys examines the reasons behind the stark educational attainment gap between advantaged and disadvantaged pupils, which has stubbornly refused to narrow, despite the pledge made by successive governments to put education at the top of the political agenda.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 58'52''
  • Broadcast year: 2010
Curriculum Connection
  • Sociology | What are the patterns and trends of educational inequalities? | Differential educational achievement: The disparity in educational provision around the world, for example between the global North and South.

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Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
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  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC Two
  • Programme: Unequal Opportunities With John Humphrys