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The impact of academies on educational outcomes - The Education Policy Institute


The expansion of the academies programme has been one of the biggest changes to the English education system in a generation. 3.4 million children are now taught in either a sponsored or a converter academy. Those children will have been educated in schools with different governance arrangements, potentially a different curriculum and different approaches to teaching practices, structures and qualifications.


Jon Andrews, Natalie Perera, Andrew Eyles, Gabriel Heller Sahlgren, Stephen Machin, Matteo Sandi and Olmo Silva

1 July 2017

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This External publication is part of the centre's Education and skills programme.

This publication comes under the following theme: School performance: Institutional environment