News briefing: After-school clubs 'boost attainment for disadvantaged pupils'
Wednesday 20 April 2016 10:13 AM
School types: All · School phases: Primary
After-school clubs can help close gaps in attainment between disadvantaged pupils and their peers, new research suggests. The study also found that attendance at clubs can improve pupils' social skills. It suggests clubs could be an “affordable” way of closing attainment gaps.
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