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Government announces A–Level and GCSE grades will be decided by teachers

Ofqual and the Department for Education (DfE) have decided that exams will be replaced by grades decided by teachers this […]


Youth Ambassadors Opinions: Reviewing Post-16 qualifications at Level 3

The Department for Education (DfE) is holding a consultation to review post-16 qualifications at level 3 and below in England. […]


Labour Market Statistics : January 2021

The ONS have released the latest Labour Market Overview covering the months September – November, there is additional data that […]


University, further and technical qualifications : routes to success

The Department for Education (DfE) has published a white paper today called “Skills for Jobs: Lifelong Learning for Opportunity and […]


Skills Shortage in the UK Series -bulletin 8

The Edge Foundation have launched the 8th bulletin that pulls together research across the employment and education sector to highlight […]


Mental Health of Children and Young People in the Pandemic

New research shows the impact on young people’s mental health and wellbeing in lockdown, the data and insight discussed covers […]


New Research has found the pandemic is dampening young people’s aspirations

Losing hope: young people are abandoning their aspirations as the pandemic continues to impact their wellbeing. The Princes Trust have […]


APPG for Youth Employment: opening meeting

The APPG for Youth Employment launched its inquiry ‘Making Youth employment Policy Work’ in September following the emergence of troubling […]


The Local Government Association calls for more local involvement in Youth Policy

The Local Government Association has produced research focussed on giving local context to national youth education, employment and training strategy, […]


Government announce Job Entry Targeted Support

The Government has launched it’s ‘Job Entry: Targeted Support’ (JETS) Scheme; a £238 million investment that seeks to support those […]