Some historical background:
The genesis of the Polytechnic movement was the foundation in 1838 of the Polytechnic Institution located at 309 Regent Street and 5 C
Social theorist, writer, political campaigner and cited as the first female sociologist
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Trained men and apprentices contributed greatly to the Industrial Revolution but it must be remembered that the majority never had never studied at university or enjoyed any significant period in
The UNESCO Convention describes vocational education and training as:
“All forms and levels of the education process involving, in addition to general k
Successive governments have attempted to set performance indicators that focus on graduates obtaining employment within 6 months of graduating.
(A paradox is anything which offhand appears to be false, but is actually true; or which appears to be
(This is a relatively short piece on the early development of science teaching in mainly England up until the mid-20th century.
The current global recession and the likelihood of a second major downturn have highlighted in many developed and emerging economies the need to fundamentally re-evaluate the way they m
Examinations and testing are an essential and important element in education and training however they have now assumed a damaging and disproportionate influence on the examination system.