- Patrick Morgan
FE News: The future of careers education after the Levelling Up White PaperRead more
The UK government’s much-anticipated Levelling Up White Paper was published earlier this month and with it came another discussion about the role of education in the country’s wider economic growth plan.
- Marina Hercka
FE News: Delivering the right kind of careers education in the interest of better representationRead more
Delivering careers education is a balancing act.
- Nina Ambasna-Jones
Exploring the data: COVID-19 and educational disparityRead more
Differences in state school and independent school pupil attainment were evident pre-COVID-19. However, recent GCSE and A-level results show that the pandemic has only widened these disparities.
- Louis Peace
FE News: The hypocrisy of the UK youth labour marketRead more
Patrick Morgan Founder, James O’Dowd, and one of our Trustees, Louis Peace, have collaborated on an extensive article that tackles the difficulty young people face as the UK recovers: not only in obtaining certain roles, but also in accruing the experience necessary for those roles.
- Louis Peace
The Kickstart Scheme is FailingRead more
Rishi Sunak’s announcement of the Kickstart Scheme in July 2020 filled me with optimism.
On paper, it was an impressive commitment: a £2bn investment into creating 250,000 jobs for young people in receipt of Universal Credit and at risk of long-term unemployment.