Evaluation of education maintenance allowance pilots three years evidence a quantitative evaluation by Sue Middleton

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This research brief and the full report, ISBN 1-84185-153 4 are also available via the Internet.

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StatementSue Middleton ... [et al.].
SeriesResearch brief -- no. RB499
ContributionsGreat Britain. Department for Education and Skills.
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Scrapping the education maintenance allowance scheme in England was a mistake. Plain and simple. The coalition government did a U-turn on their education policy centred on ‘fairness and equality of opportunity for all’. EMA is a means-tested allowance available to 16 to 19 year olds.

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Evaluating a Pilot Test The Big Picture: Pilot testing, a small scale implementation of potential solutions, allows team members to assess the eff ectiveness of the solution before making changes system-wide. In the HIVQUAL model, pilot test results are evaluated during Step 5 of the project cycle: Project team evaluates result(s).

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Policies such as EMA address this deep rooted structural disadvantage, and by encouraging young people to continue their education offer longer-term benefits to the wider society and to the individual by improving young people’s educational and labour market opportunities.

About the Evaluation of EMA Pilots in Scotland. If you decide to stay on at school or go to college you may be able to get Education Maintenance Allowance (EMA). EMA is a fortnightly payment of £60 for students who are a 17, 18 or 19 years.

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Legal Obligation: Under the Education (Scotland) Actsection 73(f), The Education Maintenance Allowances (Scotland) RegulationsNo. Argyll and Bute Council must by virtue of the Education Maintenance Allowance provide support for eligible 16 to 19 year olds from low income households who are attending non­advanced full-time.

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The information provided on this form will be used for the processing of the Education Maintenance Allowance (EMA) application and any subsequent administration. To enable the application to be processed and administered, your information will be shared with the school, college or any other.

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I beg to move, That this House believes that disadvantaged young people should gain greater access to further and higher education; recognises the valuable role that the education maintenance allowance (EMA) has played in supporting young people from less well-off backgrounds to participate and succeed in education; further recognises how EMA has supported choice for students.

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If you're 16 to 19 years old you could get £30 a week to help you continue learning, through the Education Maintenance Allowance programme. The EMA is a Scottish Government fund to support young people from lower income families to continue with their studies. Allowance (JSA), Income Support (IS), Incapacity Benefit (IB), partners of claimants and workless non-claimants.

The pilots, which have operated in 12 sites in England, Scotland and Wales, were selected because of very high levels of worklessness and deprivation, and have been delivered by a combination of Jobcentre Plus and private.Education Support Services Children, Young People & Lifelong Learning (CYPPL) Irish Street, Dumfries, DG1 2PB Email: [email protected] Website: Introduction The Education Maintenance Allowance (EMA) is a means tested weekly allowance payable in two week instalments in arrears.

Payments are made during term time only. The government introduced the Education Maintenance Allowance to improve the relatively low rate of people staying in education. So what does the scheme involve?

Payments of £10, £20 or £30 a week depending on household income for those who are on eligible courses such as GCSEs, A or AS-levels, BTecs, NVQs or Basic Skills courses.

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