Blog posts May 2016

The future of education: are we ready for 2030?

Lou Thomas
Thursday, 19 May 2016 - 11:06am

With the heated academisation debate, the pressing need for school places and the Government’s pledge to build 500 new schools before the end of parliament, foundations are being laid for a different kind of education system in England. Even so, it appears that many are not asking a vital question; what will the world be like for young people leaving school in 2030 - that is, those starting school this September? T

he truth is, we don’t know. Trends lead us to believe that it is unlikely to be anything like the past. Therefore, equipping our young people with the qualities they need...