Research and analysis

The childhood origins of social mobility

Research describing the childhood origins of social mobility and how these have changed over time.

Documents

The childhood origins of social mobility

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The childhoold origins of social mobility - appendices

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Detail

This report sets out the effect of parenting and socio-economic background on children’s social mobility.

It discusses issues including:

  • families eating together
  • truancy
  • parents’ evening attendance
  • the time parents spend reading to, and playing with, their children