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Luke Sibieta gives evidence to Education Committee


Following Government proposals to overturn the existing ban on new grammar schools and extend selective education, the Education Committee is holding an 'evidence check' hearing with the Department for Education, academics and policy experts.

IFS's Luke Sibieta gave evidence to the committee to say that the effect of grammar schools would depend on the nature of the alternative.




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Research Fellow
Luke Sibieta
Today, the Secretary of State for Education is due to outline proposals that would allow an expansion of grammar schools across England. This could represent a significant shift in the education system in England. As ever there would be costs and benefits to such a change. It does appear that those ...