The Education Committee invites views on the strength of the evidence in relation to the current policy and on the international evidence on the relationship between school starting age and student achievement.
Thank you for all comments submitted to the ‘Evidence Check’ forum. The forum is now closed. Comments received will help the Committee evaluate the evidence received from the Department for Education.
The Committee will use the comments to select topics for one-off oral evidence sessions in early 2015.
Please read the Department's evidence on school starting age: