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#AskGove #Careers Education Select Committee 18/12/13 ...

#AskGove #Careers Education Select Committee 18/12/13 ... | Career guidance | Scoop.it
If you missed Michael Gove talking careers advice today it is well worth a look. See http://www.parliamentlive.tv/Main/Player.aspx?meetingId=14503 Russel of the Secondary CEIAG has already offered up his usual ...
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A new boom industry: coaching select committee witnesses for 'ordeal by Hodge' - The Independent

A new boom industry: coaching select committee witnesses for 'ordeal by Hodge' - The Independent | Career guidance | Scoop.it
A new boom industry: coaching select committee witnesses for 'ordeal by Hodge' The Independent An investigation by The Independent has found a plethora of lobbying firms which are hiring out their services to executives facing cross examination by...
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Private institution passes QAA review

Private institution passes QAA review | Career guidance | Scoop.it
Richmond, the American International University in London has become one of the rare private providers to pass a full review by the quality watchdog.

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Youth Select Committee 5th July 2013

Political Education and Engagement of Young People Witnesses Lisa Nandy MP Members of the Education Committee Skills For Employment/ Personal Finance Educati...
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Youth Select Committee

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Members of the Youth Parliament are meeting to discuss a “curriculum for life”.
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Talk about re-inventing the wheel! This government made careers education and work related learning non statutory only last year signalling these subjects were less than important.

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Women in STEM careers - UK Parliament

Women in STEM careers - UK Parliament | Career guidance | Scoop.it
Terms of Reference The “leaky pipeline” is sometimes used to describe the continuous loss of women at consecutive career stages within Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM).
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‘Graduate premium’ is shrinking fast

‘Graduate premium’ is shrinking fast | Career guidance | Scoop.it
Essex scholar Malcolm Brynin points to worsening odds on university ‘gamble’

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Ian Giles's curator insight, May 23, 2013 3:20 PM

So, as many inside the sector thought the salary premium of having a degree is declining rapidly meaning that the economic case for having a degree is nowhere as strong as has been argued by politicians.

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Schools shun cost-effective Pupil Premium strategies - SecEd

Secondary schools are shunning two of the most cost-effective ways of spending the Pupil Premium.

 

A study has found that two of the cheapest and most effective approaches – improving student feedback and peer-to-peer tutoring – are not being widely used at all. 

 

Instead, the poll for the Sutton Trust reveals that expensive early intervention programmes and one-to-one tuition are the two most popular ways that secondaries have been spending the funding.

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Women in STEM careers - News from Parliament

Women in STEM careers - News from Parliament | Career guidance | Scoop.it
This is the final evidence session of the inquiry.
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Life skills education in schools falls well short of its full potential, concludes Youth Select Committee - BYC

Life skills education in schools falls well short of its full potential, concludes Youth Select Committee - BYC | Career guidance | Scoop.it
Life skills education in schools falls well short of its full potential, concludes #youthselect Committee. http://t.co/QN0qcrheX6
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TDT Comments on the Select Committee report on Governance ...

TDT Comments on the Select Committee report on Governance – 4th July. Posted on July 4, 2013 by David Weston. Governors urged to consider better quality training. The Teacher Development Trust, a charity founded by teachers to improve ...
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INDEX

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Youth Select Committee about to start on BBC Democracy Live and BBC Parliament - discussing curriculum for live http://t.co/LryS5eMcFl
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Youth Select Committee announces evidence sessions - News from Parliament - UK Parliament

Youth Select Committee announces evidence sessions - News from Parliament - UK Parliament | Career guidance | Scoop.it
The Youth Select Committee will be holding its first oral evidence session on Friday 28 June 2013, as part of its inquiry into the role of the education system and the national curriculum in equipping young people with the skills for later...
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Youth Select Committee launch inquiry into education and life skills | Indus Delta

Youth Select Committee launch inquiry into education and life skills | Indus Delta | Career guidance | Scoop.it
http://indusdelta.co.uk/story/youth_select_committee_launch_inquiry_education_and_life_skills/12761?utm_source=Indus+Delta+Newswire+subscribers&utm_campaign=8683060f33-Indus_Delta_Headliners_23... (Worth Knowing: Youth Select Committee launch...
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University degree 'worth less than some apprenticeships' - Telegraph

University degree 'worth less than some apprenticeships' - Telegraph | Career guidance | Scoop.it
A university degree is worth less than some apprenticeships, according to a survey which found that most employers would prefer to take on a “higher apprentice” than a graduate.

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[Mr Joe Benton in the Chair] — Careers Guidance: 16 May 2013: Westminster Hall debates - TheyWorkForYou

[Mr Joe Benton in the Chair] — Careers Guidance: 16 May 2013: Westminster Hall debates - TheyWorkForYou | Career guidance | Scoop.it
Graham Stuart has introduced a debate on Education Select Committee report on Careers Guidance for Young People http://t.co/Xi8dn3Gw2j
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