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Posts Tagged: Young People
Andrea Leadsom and Frank Field: Registering births in children’s centres will boost support for struggling families
This is the second of three articles in a mini-series for this week about giving children and families the best start in life.
Nick Hillman: Three options for higher education. Less support for students, fewer of them – or else they pay more
If if the higher education sector must take some further pain in the spending review, then the last option is the least bad.
When older heads avoided last month’s Commons debate, the 2019 intake rode out to defend their leader. Many will never so readily do so again.
Just over 56 per cent support the decision not to extend the programme through the Christmas holidays, versus almost 38 per cent who disagree.
Unlike independent schools, there is a reluctance in state schools to encourage careers in the Services, which then impacts on diversity.
Julian Brazier: Outdoor residential centres are of huge importance to young people – but they are near closure
The Government can help them keep going by revising its guidance – which, thankfully, it has promised to do.
Conservative MPs made a strong case against Labour’s free school meal plans in the Commons yesterday
The media have been quick to pick up on some less well-chosen remarks, but this paints a misleading picture of the full debate.
The solution to the problems they described isn’t debate over regulation – but scaling up programmes that focus on young people heading for the clink.
Economic crises have infantilised multiple generations. Our leaders need to give them hope.
David Willetts: The Government is wrong to propose cutting back on Universal Credit while the triple lock remains untouched
And when it comes to paying for the crisis measures, as we must, taxes must not fall on younger workers.
Bella Wallersteiner: Let the young work, play and be free of the rule of six – while older people learn to live with the virus
It is about time we had an honest conversation about segmenting the population, with more targeted protection for the elderly and vulnerable.
Many still assume that going to college and leaving home are bound up together. But it ain’t necessarily so.
The Free School headmistress and trailblazing education reformer shared her top tips in our latest ConservativeHome Live interview.
Andrew Green: As unemployment soars, why are Ministers harming our young people – by helping migrants compete for their jobs?
This policy threatens their work, training and future. The Government should think again.