Alison Wolf (@XXFactorFacts )

Alison Wolf

Bio Wrote The XX Factor, examines professional women’s lives across the globe. Kings College London academic, author, broadcaster.
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Twitter Web App : Sam Freedman The 2000 scheme didn't involve individual accounts in any real sense at all in spite of the label. It was an appallingly designed policy that has got a good idea a bad name. The Commons Education Committee did an excellent report on this which repays re-reading.

Twitter Web Client : This seems horribly like a way for anyone to keep a sizeable chunk of apprenticeship levy spending in-house. Just look at the huge spread of employers who helped create this.…

Twitter Web Client : A cautionary tale about government training provision as well as the use of injunctions: nice to think that change might follow but hard to believe it will.…

Twitter Web Client : The people who denounce Oxford for not admitting enough black kids, who then bemoan Sam Gyimah for having gone to Oxford, have a word with yourselves. 🙄

Twitter Web Client : We do not need 'training', any more than we need numerical targets. We need training that is relevant, high quality and productive, which is not what we always got.…