Written by
Esme Lillywhite, freelance Research Associate and PhD researcher in the School of Education at the University of Strathclyde

This briefing document has been prepared to guide and inform discussions at Shaping Social Mobility: Education & Employment, the cross-sector conference we are holding at Cumberland Lodge on 7-8 March 2022.

It provides an independent review of current research, existing practice and background information about increasing social mobility in the UK.

Digital copies

You can read the briefing on-screen here, or download a PDF copy below.


Find out more

You can find out more about Esme's work here

You can find out more about our cross-sector conferences, including our annual Cumberland Lodge Police Conference, here.

Later in 2022, we will be publishing a two-part report with key findings and recommendations from the conference, including an updated version of this briefing document as Part I.

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Published Date
7 March, 2022