The true value of apprenticeships

The true value of apprenticeships

The true value of apprenticeships

 

I will let you into a secret of mine. Ever since starting secondary education, I’ve thought university is not all its let on to be.

But that won’t stop the pretentiousness and snobbery found around large parts of academic institutions, from the back patting exercise for getting into university X, to the endless amounts of money you need to study, but still it’s virtually taboo to have an alternative view.

Many have left school with A Levels, going straight into employment opportunities, which …

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Part-time students are the ultimate “hard-working people”

Part-time students are the ultimate “hard-working people”

Part-time students are the ultimate “hard-working people”

 

It’s true to say I am basis towards this blog post as recently I become a part time student myself, returning to formal education after a few years break, but fewer numbers are now studying part time. In the summer budget from George Osbourne he told us of the “record numbers” applying for university despite the rising in tuitions fees and cuts in grants. It may be true that the number of full time students hasn’t significantly changed one …

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