Skills

Thursday, April 25, 2019

Thursday, April 25, 2019

Over half of parents worry children lack essential life skills

Over half of parents worry children lack essential life skills

Over half of parents worry children lack essential life skills

Six in 10 parents worry their teenage children lack essential life skills, a survey has found.

Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Twelve Institutes of Technology created to ‘address skill needs’

Twelve Institutes of Technology created to ‘address skill needs’

Twelve Institutes of Technology created to ‘address skill needs’

The education secretary has set up 12 Institutes of Technology across the country to “address the skill needs of businesses”.

Monday, February 11, 2019

Monday, February 11, 2019

 Education committee chairman calls for GCSEs to be scrapped to prepare young people for 'the march of the robots'

Education committee chairman calls for GCSEs to be scrapped to prepare young people for 'the march of the robots'

Education committee chairman calls for GCSEs to be scrapped

Robert Halfon, chair of the education committee, has called for GCSEs to scrapped, saying that the education system needs a radical overhaul to tackle the threat of automation, which he calls "the march of the robots".

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

'1 in 3 workers think their job will be taken by robots within 10 years'

'1 in 3 workers think their job will be taken by robots within 10 years'

'1 in 3 workers think their job will be taken by robots within 10 years'

Research shows many workers claim they're not being offered the chance to gain new skills in preparation for change

Friday, August 4, 2017

Friday, August 4, 2017

Harry Kane is followed by Granit Xhaka in the 'underpaid' list

Scientists reckon Harry Kane is most underpaid player in world football

Scientists reckon Harry Kane is most underpaid player in world football

Computer scientists Lara Yaldo and Lior Shamir researched the wages of 6,082 European professional football players