On 21 June The Observer published its manifesto for change, which set out an eight point plan to ‘minimise the impact of the pandemic on… Read More »Post Covid 19 economy requires employment education to meet new challenges
In last Sunday’s Observer a Manifesto for Children was issued as an eight point plan to tackle the crisis faced by a generation of British… Read More »What can we do to help young people to build decent lives in the post Covid economy?
All governments, as well as most companies and individuals, take on debt at some time. If a debt can help to achieve something that is… Read More »We will all pay the reckoning….and we need to understand why
Where does the government get the money to support the coronavirus crisis?
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A new report by the charity Education and Employers, based on a survey of 7,000 teenagers, warns that the career hopes and dreams of too… Read More »The ‘incompatible’ career hopes of young people
Resilience is a key skill in successful financial life skills education and is becoming increasingly important in preparing young people effectively for life beyond the classroom.
Ofsted has chosen to put a clear focus on the personal development of pupils, following a wide ranging consultation that ran from January to April… Read More »Ofsted’s new focus on personal development
New studies show the challenges young people face in securing a place to live in today’s society.