Ed Miliband said last month that the council leader is doing a very good job. He was absolutely right. But he was not aware that the leader in question is a Tory.
Posts Tagged: Universities & Skills
Today, we announce a new push on careers guidance in schools.
Greg Clark MP: The under-promoted East Midlands, resilient Loughborough, local partnerships – and Nicky Morgan
How the work of the local MP, the town’s civic & business leaders, local councillors and the Mayor of Leicester have helped to safeguard jobs.
Louise Burfitt-Dons: To boost Britain’s quota of engineers, why not take a page from Germany’s book?
If the Queen can bestow honorary titles on pop stars and sportspeople, she can surely also do so on few more engineers.
He should try to have a return to the Commons wrapped up by next autumn’s Party Conference.
The extent to which EU requirements and directives are now actively damaging our economy and frustrating our ability to put things right is noteworthy.
As the autumn statement looms, the Chancellor borrows a leaf from ConservativeHome’s book about the affordability of Britain’s public spending.
Chris Nicholson: Including student migrants in the drive to cut immigration is harming economic growth
Chris Nicholson is director and chief executive of CentreForum, the liberal think tank. For a party which is pro-private enterprise… Read more »
Tom Burkard: Diamonds into glass: why the Coalition proposals for universities risk destroying great English institutions
Tom Burkard undertakes Education research for the Centre for Policy Studies and is a member of the NAS/UWT and a… Read more »
In a new report Policy Exchange attempts to address the need for (1) universities to receive more funding but (2)… Read more »
"Innovation and Industry – The Role of Universities"(PDF) Authors: Anna Fazackerley, Martin Smith and Alex Massey Publication date: 23 November… Read more »
"An Adult Approach to Further Education"(PDF) Author: Alison Wolf Publication date: 3 November 2009 The report is critical of the… Read more »
"Science Fiction? Uncovering the real level of science skills at school and university"(PDF) Author: Anna Fazackerley and Tom Richmond Publication… Read more »
"Educating Rita – a model to address inadequate state support for part-time students" (PDF) Authors: Anna Fazackerley, Professor Claire Callendar, Julian Chant… Read more »
"How English Universities Could Learn from the American Higher Education System" (PDF) Author: Sir Cyril Taylor GBE Publication date: 25… Read more »