Education and the New Right - Vocational education and training

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  • Vocational education and training
    • The Conservatives felt that youth unemployment was the result of schools failure to teach appropriate work skills
      • The 'skills crisis' was to blame for Britain's economic decline.
    • Schemes were developed to reduce youth unemployment
      • To increase people's skill levels and make them more aware of the world of work.
    • Apprenticeships and Training Schemes combine 'on the job' training with part-time study
      • = NVQs (National Vocational Qualifications)
        • Became known as 'New Vocationalism'


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