- Changes to teacher training strategy. // 14-19 Learning & Skills Bulletin;7/1/2011, Issue 26, p3
The article informs of the slow rate of development in the education sector of Great Britain. It further says that Great Britain is not able to compete with other nations in educational sector despite of having excellent teachers and great teaching facilities. It also mentions government's...
- Media Watch. // Education (14637073);2/29/2008, Issue 302, p7
The article offers news briefs about education in Great Britain. Low-performing schools are expected to undergo improvement programs which would bring in expert leaders. Research shows students from low-performing schools have achieved equal academic success as students from higher-performing...
- CONSULTATIONS. // Education Journal;5/19/2014, Issue 199, p18
The article lists consultations concerning education in Great Britain released in May 2014 by government departments, which include such topics as headteacher standards reform, National Curriculum Reform for KS4 English and mathematics in England, and government regulation changes regarding...
- Michael Gove goes for gauleiters. // 14-19 Learning & Skills Bulletin;12/09/2013, Issue 110, p20
In this article, the author reflects on issues that have arisen due to the development of a new model by Michael Gove, Secretary at the British Department of Education, regarding the appointments and role of Regional Schools Commissioners. According to the author, new educational structure with...
- Sixth formers should be getting more university experience. // Education (14637073);3/13/2009, Issue 347, p2
The article reports on statements by the British educational organization the Specialist Schools and Academies Trust (SSAT) regarding pre-college exposure and preparation for sixth-form students. Calls by the SSAT for secondary schools to increase continuing education incentives are outlined,...
- Grasping nettles and slaying dragons. Wilkins, Raphael // Education Journal;Mar2002, Issue 61, p6
Comments on the significance of the Green Paper on the education sector in Great Britain. Educational aims; Smokescreen of academic and vocational parity; Significance of the Green Paper for those whom early entry into vocational studies is the most motivating and engaging educational strategy.
- Greenest of the green. Tysome, Tony // Education Journal;Mar2002, Issue 61, p7
Analyzes the Green Paper on 14-to-19 education and training in Great Britain. Fundamental reform in post-compulsory education; Agreement between the Association of Colleges, the Secondary Heads Association and the National Association of Head Teachers to work together for the reform of...
- 'Trust learners to make their own choices.'. // Adults Learning;Apr2010, Vol. 21 Issue 8, p4
The article discusses proposed reforms to further education as contained in the paper "How to shift power to learners," by Alison Wolf of King's College, London, England such as allowing learners to make their own decisions about the training and qualifications which best suit them.
- Government's higher education reforms criticised. // Education (14637073);11/11/2011, Issue 447, p3
This article discusses criticism by the British Committee for Business, Innovation and Skills of education reforms proposed by the British government in 2011.