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Major challenges for education in Wales

Report
This report examines the major challenges for education in Wales, including low outcomes across a range of measures and high levels of inequality.

21 March 2024

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Reforming training and skills policy

Event 12 October 2023 at 10:00 via Slido and Youtube
In this online event we presented the findings of a new report focused on England's approach to investment in training and skills.
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Investment in training and skills

Report
The UK has seen a significant decline in investment in adult education and training. This chapter analyses how the skills system should be reformed.

12 October 2023

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Reforming training and skills policy

Presentation
In this online event we presented the findings of a new report focused on England's approach to investment in training and skills.

12 October 2023

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Adult education: making it a genuine second chance

Presentation

This event examined the potential role that adult education can play in providing a genuine second chance, particularly those from disadvantaged backgrounds or who leave school with few formal qualifications. IFS researchers set out the planned reforms in the context of recent changes to learner numbers and funding, as well as the likely impact of planned reforms given the details and evidence base.

13 June 2022