Education News Round-Up December 14th

Primary league tables: Special-needs pupils struggle with new tests
Pupils with special educational needs (SEN) in England are dropping further behind their classmates in national primary school tests, statistics show.

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Wealthy students tighten grip on university places
The most advantaged teens have tightened their grip on university places, pulling further ahead of the least advantaged, Ucas data shows.

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Vice chancellors’ pay: Universities to sign new ‘fair pay’ code
University leaders have agreed to a new code on senior pay, which is expected to be published in the next few weeks.

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