IFS on Tories’ pupil premium policy: one in 10 schools could suffer 10%+ budget cuts

by Stephen Tall on March 4, 2010

The ‘pupil premium’ – the Lib Dem proposal to invest an extra £2.5bn in schools which could be used to cut class sizes, offer one-on-one tuition and provide catch-up classes – is a policy which Nick Clegg has passionately advocated for over seven years. It is now one of the party’s four key policies emphasising […]