Briefing: Education for the modern world – CBI-Pearson 2018 report

Policy product type
LGiU essential policy briefing
Published date
January 3, 2019
Richard Stiff
Issues Covered
  • Apprenticeship levy
  • Business education links
  • Developments in skills training
  • Local skills networks and work with schools
Children's services and education, Economy and Regeneration
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The annual Confederation of British Industry (CBI) education and skills report, now done with Pearson, is based on a survey on businesses of all sizes. It provides insights into what British business wants, where improvements in current arrangements are required, and lessons for local government in working with local employers.

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