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Private Education Policy Forum (PEPF) is a think tank which aims to reduce inequalities relating to private schools and fee-paying education by platforming research and debate.

Discussion: Labour’s Private School Tax Plan: The Numbers

What can we know, and not know? Let's find out...

REPORT: A comparison of job quality for teachers in private and state schools

This study with UCL and Cardiff University found state school teachers endure poorer job quality than private school peers - but both sectors are under stress. Published with The Times.

Research Explainers


“Less interference in state schools would encourage private schools with strong values to convert”

Priscilla Alderson, professor emerita at the Institute of Education, University College London and a Quaker Socialist Society member

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