Articles from Anne Nicholls

Scrapping GCSEs would be a major set back for lifelong learning

Should they stay or should they go? The debate over the future of #GCSEs  The debate on whether to ditch GCSEs is escalating. A question mark over the future of the qualification has been hanging around for a while, but the chaos over the botched centre-based assessments for GCSEs and A levels last year was a catalyst that sparked the clamour for change,

More Generation Z youngsters choose distance learning

 @NEC_Education survey: Finance is the biggest barrier to learning  More young people aged under 25 (Generation Z) are choosing distance learning, according to a survey by the National Extension College (NEC). But those with the greatest need for education and training – the most disadvantaged – are worryingly underrepresented.

Motivating online learners during lockdown: Top 10 Tips

Learning providers will need to embrace online learning as part of the #NewNormal  The alarming acceleration of the Covid-19 worldwide has forced providers of education – whether they are schools, colleges, universities or other organisations – to rethink how they deliver courses.

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