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How to raise ambition -: is it only about better grades?

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ConferenceIEE Conference 2014
CountryUnited Kingdom
CityYork
Conference date(s)20/03/1421/03/14

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DateUnpublished - 20 Mar 2014
Number of pages12
Original languageEnglish

Abstract

The paper discusses two approaches to widening participation / ensuring fair access to higher education. One is to encourage students from disadvantaged backgrounds to apply to university by lowering their grade requirements. A second approach is to use a mix of ambassadors, workshops, conferences, bursaries, and so on.

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  • Widening participation, fair access, universities, higher education,

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