Why pupils should be taught more about job skills instead of just passing exams: Ruth Gilbert

  Yorkshire Post 

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As a trained teacher, former college principal and now education director for a property development group – I have spent all my life either in or working in the education system. I’ve observed a vast number of legislative changes, initiatives and policies, but they’re rarely focused on preparing young people for careers.
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