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The Advantages of Lifelong Learning

The Advantages of Lifelong Learning

At the moment, we split our lives into three stages: education, working life and retirement. However, in today’s tough job market there is a need for people to undertake continual education throughout ...
Productivity linked to education

Is Productivity Linked To Education?

The UK’s productivity is at an all-time low with government figures showing the biggest gap with other leading western economies since modern records began in the early 1990s. This was particularly ap ...
The Expanding World of Private Tuition

The Expanding World of Private Tuition

It is often said that private tuition is good for students as the smaller class sizes allow students to enjoy a tailored education and facilitates a focus on areas of weakness. The smaller class size ...
A Level Reform

A Level Reform

Since 2015 A-Levels have been under reform, returning them to their linear format of old, and in doing so decoupling the AS from the A-Level and making the AS a stand-alone qualification. These change ...
Can we look over the pond to the US?

Can we look over the pond to the US?

The UK and the USA have two of the best education systems in the world, despite taking reasonably varied approaches to curriculums and examinations, with the main differences being particularly notice ...
Grammar schools: Back for good

GRAMMAR SCHOOLS: BACK FOR GOOD?

Prime Minister Theresa May has recently announced that she will be ending the arbitrary ban on the creation of new grammar schools. The end of the ban has provoked a range of responses, as while the P ...