“Focus on Education and Skills” – Sir Michael Wilshaw interview

Last Sunday, Andrew Marr interviewed Sir Michael Wilshaw (Ofsted Chief).

The interview starts at 26:40 and last around 7 minutes. He makes some very interesting statements about vocational eductaion around 30:20 where he questions current Government priorities and statements saying that there “Should be a focus on Education and Skills, for too long the cinderella service”.

He goes on to explain that the country will require many more vocational skilled youngsters and there should be a renewed emphasis on technical and skills training.

Select here for the link to the programme on iplayer. It’s definetly worth a watch.

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