Department of Education Research Blog
Opinions and commentary on educational issues and concerns
Candice Broad graduated from the University of Bath recently with a BA (Hons.) in Education with Psychology. What do you want to be when you grow up? If you remember being asked this question as a child, do you think...
Researchers in the department of Education are engaged in a project dedicated to tackling early leaving: the Orienta4YEL project aims to understand and intervene on early leaving within 48 educational settings across key regions in five nations.
Prospectuses, course information, job descriptions, person specifications, policy documents and careers advice blogs are replete with references to ‘skills’. Skills are everywhere but, as Payne noted, pinning down what the term actually means seems as tricky as ever.