England considers grade bump for disadvantaged students

08/10/2009 | BBC

British officials are considering giving disadvantaged students a grade boost to help them compete against other students and enroll in top universities. Officials say the plan would result in a greater mix of students in universities, but critics say it would be unfair to middle-class and wealthy students.

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