The influence of place: geographical isolation and progression to higher education 2.30 – 4.30pm Linklaters, One Silk Street, London EC2Y 8HQ We’re launching an influential report on the role of place on progression to higher education. With the support and commitment of colleagues in the Rural and Coastal Disadvantage Working Group we established in 2015,Continue reading
News Archive: December 2018
We are honoured to be able to support The Bridge Group’s ambitious plans to build on its successful initiatives to promote positive changes in social mobility through higher education. We look forward to seeing how the Group’s robust, evidence-based approach, which draws on input from a wide range of sectors, translates into concrete policies and proposals than can make a genuine difference to student employability and social mobility
John Kelly-Jones, founding partner and COO of Independent Franchise Partners, LLP
"We are delighted to work in partnership with the Bridge Group. Their expert input on our programmes will be invaluable in helping us shape our work, improve our targeting and track the outcomes for our young people"
Binda Patel, Head of Programmes, Sutton Trust
We were delighted with the high quality and timely research expertise The Bridge Group provided to underpin our recent policy report “Impossible?”. The breadth of knowledge and the speed with which they were able to bring together a wide range of existing research was completely invaluable to making the project a success.
Jonathan Dando, Director, Teach First
I spoke at the Bridge Group launch event at Google in 2011; since then, the Group has established itself as an authoritative, independent voice, and its recommendations are making a real difference to policy
Rt Hon Alan Milburn, Inaugural Chair of the Social Mobility Commission
Research from the Bridge Group has been critical to the development of Wellcome’s approach to diversity and inclusion, and will continue to inform the development of our action plan. It has been a pleasure working with such a professional and passionate team, and we look forward to continuing our relationship
Lauren Couch, Diversity Lead, Wellcome Trust
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