The world of education policy does not stand still. And neither does our thinking. These blogs provide an introduction to where we stand on the emerging issues of the day, as well as sharing our thoughts on the future.
by Gary Gates, Senior Vice President UK Higher Education.
The coronavirus pandemic has undoubtedly accelerated the utilisation of digital delivery, but this is not without its challenges. We at Pearson have seen this firsthand, providing support, training and materials to institutions during lockdown, helping them navigate the unprecedented situation.
The announcement by the Prime Minister of a Lifetime Skills Guarantee is a welcome one, providing a renewed focus on adult education and recognising the importance of lifelong learning and career-focused qualifications. And it is this type of education that produces some of the most valuable workers in society – key workers.