News briefing: Teenagers ‘more aspirational and truanting less’
Tuesday 23 August 2016 10:55 AM
School types: All · School phases: All
Young people are more positive about school, less likely to truant and more aspirational about university than a decade ago, new research suggests. However, teenagers’ mental wellbeing appears to have worsened, particularly among girls, with the better-off experiencing more psychological distress.
Want to read more?
Sign up for a free trial with The Key
Join over 17,000 school governors and access:
Thousands of practical resources
Advice from dedicated governance experts
Support with preparing for meetings and inspection