Archive: Further Education
Britain's top universities could soon receive extra government funding, according to the Observer newspaper.
Education secretary Alan Johnson is considering plans to raise the school leaving age to 18, it emerged last night.
Britain risks falling behind the rest of the world unless it makes a major investment in improving the skills of its workforce, a leading businessman has warned.
Britain's children should remain in education until they are 18-years-old, education secretary Alan Johnson has said.
Adult learning courses across the country could be closed because of the government's focus on "skills and employability", a group of MPs has warned.