Equality Challenge Unit – new statistics on DSAs

On Friday 6th November, the Equality Challenge Unit released two new reports (one staff focused, one student focused). The Equality in Higher Education statistical report 2015 offers new evidence that supports previous research reporting the effectiveness of DSAs. Using data from the Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA) the ECU’s reports ‘aim to focus attention on areas where […]




DSA in Scotland: Settling at its new level?

Adventures in Evidence have released some new analysis on statistics released on DSA in Scotland entitled: ‘DSA in Scotland: Settling at its new level?‘ . In her analysis, author Lucy Hunter observes: In the absence of any announced change to policy, it remains unclear what has caused the sudden – and now sustained – reduction […]