Posts tagged with ‘young people’

  • Dec022022

    Autumn Statement: what does it mean for the future of further education?

    Jeremy Hunt’s Autumn Statement, its impact on Further Education, and how the sector has responded.

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  • Apr012022

    Schools White Paper: Opportunity for all will require a long-term commitment

    Young people from disadvantaged backgrounds have been left behind by social mobility initiatives for a very long time.

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  • Mar012022

    FE News: The future of careers education after the Levelling Up White Paper

    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.

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  • Sep072021

    FE News: Delivering the right kind of careers education in the interest of better representation

    Delivering careers education is a balancing act.

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  • Jun302021

    FE News: The hypocrisy of the UK youth labour market

    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.

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  • May142021

    The Kickstart Scheme is Failing

    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.

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