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Educating for Success in Life - A Proposal

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    July 21, 2020 1:08 PM BST

    We have now updated our proposal document based on recent discussions. You can see this at: http://www.probably42.net/documents/1/85/educating-for-success-in-life-a-proposal

     

    Below is a summary of the ideas:

    • Re-think Education in the context of the 21st century
    • Transform ‘Education for Life’ with Communication Technologies
    • Introduce a flexible ‘Success in life’ curriculum to satisfy defined objectives
    • Introduce a ‘Success in Life’ course of study in Tertiary Education
    • Address the Gap in Education from Years 0-3
    • Prioritise Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths
    • Remove or reduce tuition fees for ‘shortage subjects’
    • Give the BBC and OU a role in developing a National Online Education Curriculum
    • Make Education access throughout life the norm
    • Create multiple paths into the world of work which are equally attractive
    • Introduce a Lifelong Education Quota
    • Introduce a Work Preparation and Job Service run by employer organisations
    • Introduce a school ‘World of Work’ curriculum
    • Set up a National Careers Online Service
    • Update the roles and training of educators
    • Increase the emphasis on the Science of Education
    • Expand evidence-based assessment of education theory
    • Improve Measurement of Outcomes
    • Re-balance the roles of Educators and Government
    • Reduce or Remove Politics in Education

    This post was edited by # Probably42 at July 21, 2020 1:11 PM BST