Narrowing of the attainment gap – a reality check

Introduction The attainment gap between the proportion of primary pupils from the most and least-deprived areas achieving expected levels has narrowed by 3.4 percentage points in literacy and 3.7 percentage points in numeracy, according to the Achievement of Curriculum for Excellence Levels (ACEL) 2021/22. This marks the largest narrowing of the gap in a year … Continue reading Narrowing of the attainment gap – a reality check