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Ethnic differences in achievement:

1. What does Bowker see as a barrier to progress in education and integration into wider society?

2. What does the Swann Report say about language in relation to achievement?

3. How can a lack of socialisation into values such as competition affect educational achievement?


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11. How does Lawrence challenge Pryce's view?

12. How does Keddie describe the cultural deprivation theory?

13. Why do some critics oppose compensatory education schemes?

14. How does Flaherty claim that ethnic minorities are more likely to face problems of material

15. How do Gillborn and Mirza argue that…

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20. Where do Gillborn and Youdell claim much of the conflict between white teachers and black pupils
stems from?

21. How does Foster claim teachers stereotypes of black pupils influenced how they are treated?

22. Why does Wright claim that Asian pupils are the victims of teacher labelling?

23. How…

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30. How does David describe the National curriculum?

31. How does Ball criticise the national curriculum?

32. How does Coard claim that the ethnocentric curriculum may produce under-achievement?

33. What do Troyna and Williams claim the ethnocentric curriculum is an example of?

34. What has selection in schools given more…

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38. What does Evans argue sociologists need to examine when researching children's achievement?

39. What did Connolly find about the way teachers saw Asian pupils as?

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