Research and analysis

Pupil behaviour in schools in England

Research looking at what is known about the nature and standard of behaviour in English schools.



Much of the evidence in this topic note was brought together during the development of the white paper ‘The Importance of Teaching’ and to support the progress of the Education Act 2011.

This report is not intended to be a regular publication and aims only to provide a current view of behaviour based on evidence available at the time of writing.