Social Mobility Foundation

How to get social mobility right

15 June 2015 18:50

Today’s report from Alan Milburn’s Commission on Social Mobility found young people from working class backgrounds are being ‘systematically locked…

With proper support, state-educated kids beat the privately-educated. Here’s the proof

8 March 2015 9:45

The Sunday Times today reports proof of what many have long suspected: that if you give bright disadvantaged kids the…

Where Labour and The Spectator agree on social mobility

21 September 2014 19:33

The Labour Party conference has got off to a very promising start, with The Spectator being complimented from the stage and…

Worried about Britain’s poor social mobility? Here’s a way to change things

28 August 2014 10:36

At a time when politics resembles a bad soap opera, it’s easy to despair about the ability of government to…