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Access is not enough, say education experts at The Brilliant Club National Conference

Guaranteeing the success of under-represented students from primary school through to employment will dominate the agenda at a conference of policy makers, HEIs, schools, teachers and academics at King’s College London this weekend. Read the press release here.

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Impact of The Brilliant Club praised in Ofsted reports

The work of the award-winning education charity The Brilliant Club has been described as “immensely beneficial” by Ofsted.  

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UCAS research demonstrates impact of The Brilliant Club as charity celebrates fifth anniversary

The award-winning education and social mobility charity, The Brilliant Club, has released the positive findings of an independent control group evaluation by UCAS.

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The Evening Standard reports on The Brilliant Club’s work training and placing PhD tutors in classrooms

Teachfirst, which attracts the brightest graduates into the teaching profession, is one of the highly sought-after schemes for university leavers…

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Co-CEO Dr Chris Wilson featured in The Telegraph

If we are serious about improving social mobility, universities must lend their expertise to secondary schools.

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Brand new research into white working class boys in higher education launched at The Brilliant Club annual conference

In a session at our recent conference on Geography and Higher Education in Stoke in Trent, LKMCo released their newest report into white working class boys, commissioned by King’s College London.

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The Brilliant Club in The Leader magazine

We were excited this week to be featured in The Leader magazine from the Association of School and College Leaders.

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Researchers in Schools featured in The Independent

Researchers in Schools featured in The Independent

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Scholars Programme pupils make the papers in County Durham!

Scholars Programme pupils make the papers in County Durham!

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Primary and secondary school pupils from the East of England and London graduate at the University

Primary and secondary school pupils from the East of England and London graduate at the University…

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