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FE White Paper marks a sea-change in Government thinking on skills

#BuildBackBetter clearly means building back a skills nation  The proposals from the Prime Minister and Department for Education set out in the FE White Paper marks a sea-change in Government thinking on skills.

MPs call for adult skills revolution to foster new culture of life-long learning

The Education Committee (@CommonsEd) has this evening (18 Dec) published its four pillar approach to revolutionise Adult skills and lifelong learning.

Education Committee letter on Exams in 2020 and 2021

Education Committee (@CommonsEd) on #Exams  Commenting on yesterday's letter from Robert Halfon (@halfon4harlowMP) Chair of the Education Select Committee to @GavinWilliamson on exams in 2020 and 2021, Dr Mary Bousted (@MaryBoustedNEU), Joint General Secretary of the @NEUnion, said: 

Left behind white pupils from disadvantaged backgrounds

The Education Committee is to investigate the issues faced by disadvantaged groups, with an initial inquiry into the educational underachievement of white pupils from disadvantaged backgrounds including white working class pupils.

Education Committee holds session on the educational outcomes for white working-class pupils

Today (13 Oct), the Education Committee (@CommonsEd) will hold its first oral evidence session for the Committee's inquiry into working class white pupils, exploring this group's educational underachievement, and what can be done to improve it.

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