Layla Mclean

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Surge in home educated children with 65 per cent increase in six years

Chief among the reasons given by parents for withdrawing their child from school was 'a difference of philosophy or lifestyle'<p>The number of home educated children has surged by 65 per cent over the past six years.<p>Figures released following Freedom of Information requests by the BBC show that there …

Why girls’ education is the world’s best investment

<b>Rebecca Winthrop</b>, senior fellow and director of the Center for Universal Education at Brookings, discusses her new book (co-authored with Gene …

Is Education the Cure for Poverty?

Economists may disagree a lot on policy, but we all agree on the "education premium" -- the earnings boost associated with more education. But what …

Economics