Skip to main content

State pupils miss out on books

MANY primary school children do not have access to the textbooks they need for study at school and home. Nearly a quarter of seven to 11-year-olds in state school have books for all five main subjects compared with 100 per cent of their fee-paying counterparts, according to research by the School Book Alliance.

Log in or register for FREE to continue reading.

It only takes a moment and you'll get access to more news, plus courses, jobs and teaching resources tailored to you