Where does the government get the money to support the coronavirus crisis?
The coronavirus pandemic seems to be bringing out both the best and the worst of society, with local communities rallying around to help the most… Read More »Sustainability and resilience in the coronavirus pandemic
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
When trying to develop financial life skills and active citizenship in our young people, their aspirations form a key part of their understanding and engagement.
The insecurity and lack of long-term stability that sits behind current employment figures is masking the true scale of the problems facing this generation of young adults.
A key aspect of financial literacy is understanding the consequences of our financial decisions, and that is never more important than when they affect the environment we all share.
According to new research conducted in the United States by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FIRA), 63% of adult Americans are ‘financially illiterate.’ The report… Read More »Financial literacy is more than bank accounts and bills