Young people’s futures should not be defined by COVID-19.

Tragically, young people who were educationally disadvantaged before the COVID-19 outbreak have seen that gap grow.

Two million young people in the UK, have done no schoolwork at home, or less than an hour a day since the COVID-19 outbreak.

Without additional support the UK’s young people are facing a shortfall in the self-belief and skills needed to enter further education or employment and thrive in today’s technology driven world.

Read our commitment to #closingthegap for young people 

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