Archive for October 2019

INVESTING IN FURTHER EDUCATION AND LEARNING THROUGHOUT LIFE

The Education motion at conference stated  “The UK faces a serious skills deficit”. That is an understatement. Take for example what happens when young people fail GCSE Maths and English and move on to sixth form or college. When I taught at a general FE College, I remember a group of 17 year old girls, […]

Date4th October 2019  Author  CategoryNews  CommentsNo comments  

Recent letters from Nigel Jones (LibDem PPC, Newcastle under Lyme) to The Sentinel

These letters have recently been published in The Sentinel. Support for Boris It was sad to hear some of the comments today from people in our area. I understand how many may feel if they want to quickly leave the EU, but they are wrong to be seen to be supporting an unelected Prime Minister […]

Date3rd October 2019  Author  CategoryNews  CommentsNo comments