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Briefings & Essential Guides

Off-rolling in English schools

January 18, 2019

There is growing interest in ‘off-rolling’, the removal of pupils from school rolls during the latter years of compulsory school education, possibly in order to enhance a school’s league table position. This briefing looks at recent research…

Blog posts & News releases

Charting our own course

January 17, 2019

2019 was supposed to be the year that we start to get some visibility on the way forward on some of our most intractable challenges but is that likely in a year that already looks to be…

Projects & Reports

Cities on the rise: actions for local government

August 23, 2018

Opportunities abound for many smaller cities but those on the rise also face a myriad of challenges. Hannah Muirhead found much food for thought at a recent Academy of Urbanism conference in Cork.

Events

Policy Café Kirklees: Reshaping local democracy

October 12, 2017

Kirklees has recently published a landmark report about the future of local democracy in their area. The Kirklees Democracy Commission has been investigating what a strong and healthy local democracy should look like in Kirklees for the…

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