Tag: cultural deprivation
White Working Class Underachievement
A recent parliamentary report has found that poor white boys and girls do worse in schools than children in other ethnic groups. How much worse do poor white children do? The report uses students who received free school meals (FSM children) as an indicator of poverty: 32% of FSM white British children get five good…
The effect of cultural deprivation on education
cultural deprivation refers to the inferior values of the working class, including immediate gratification and fatalism.