• Enhancing the debate: what we discussed at our first roundtable

    We at the IAPG seek to build an apprenticeship system that boosts both individual success and UK productivity, writes Neil Carmichael. Ministers have rightly been focusing on the apprenticeship system in England over recent years as we face extraordinary change in the face of multiple challenges. These include: low productivity; skills shortages; changing skills needs;

    13.22 Jul. 12th, 2019 | Opinion

  • Carmichael backs more FE investment as he rejects new grammars

    New grammar schools have been rejected by influential education select committee chair Neil Carmichael, who called instead for more investment in the “much neglected” FE sector. The Tory MP (pictured) said in a new blog for conservativehome.com it would be wrong of the government to lift the ban on these selective secondary schools, with the intention

    13.30 Nov. 8th, 2016 | News