Jessica Staufenberg

84 Posts

Subsidizing private schools for the Northern English middle classes

This study looks at former private schools which converted to join the state sector

Girls’ schooling in Scotland

Researchers look at how private schools in Scotland have adapted to a changing context

English Monsters

James Brooke-Smith looks at a moving novel about abuse at a boarding school

“The British obsession with Oxbridge needs to be unpicked”

Maggie Browning, teacher and local authority councillor

“Rape culture was ubiquitous at my all-boys private school”

Will Yates, teacher and private school alumnus

The Assisted Places Scheme

Did the Thatcher and Major governments’ scheme to send poor pupils to private schools work?

Income, housing wealth, and private school access in Britain

Researchers look at whether bursaries improve the social composition of private schools