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Predicted grades for university admissions and student application outcomes
4 December 2023
In this blog, ADR UK Research Fellow Dr Konstantina Maragkou discusses her work using the Grading and Admissions Data for England (GRADE) dataset. Her project is exploring the relationship between student and school characteristics, and the accuracy of teacher-predicted grades for university admissions.
Understanding the link between geographical inequalities, geographical mobility, and social mobility
22 November 2023
Xiaowei Xu is using the Longitudinal Education Outcomes linked dataset for her ADR UK Research Fellowship. In this blog she introduces her research project, which will examine how geographical inequalities affect people’s patterns of mobility, educational choices, and earnings trajectories.
New Longitudinal Education Outcomes data made available for public good research
7 November 2023
The Department for Education has made a new iteration of the Longitudinal Education Outcomes (LEO) dataset available via the Office for National Statistics (ONS) Secure Research Service. This includes providing additional years of data and introducing exciting new linked datasets. This iteration will open up a host of new research opportunities for researchers using this data for the public good.
Exploring the family justice experience of young mothers in England
2 November 2023
ADR UK Research Fellow Dr Mariam Abouelenin has just started using the Family Court-Cafcass linked dataset in the SAIL Databank. In this blog, she describes some of the challenges young mothers face in the family justice system and how her research could help improve their experiences.
Express your interest: Showcase of research findings from linked justice system, social care and education data
26 September 2023
Calling those with an interest in improving the lives of young people! We are hosting a full-day event in London on Thursday 12 October to share some new research findings on the relationship between education policy and youth...