J.P. Morgan and the Education Endowment Foundation (EEF) will launch a new £5 million initiative to find effective programmes that offer young people greater access to economic opportunity. This effort aims to improve their attainment in Mathematics and English at GCSE / Level 2, and provide a clearer link between learning and employment and improving their ability to get on effective career pathways.
A million more young people could have to live with their parents over the next decade to save enough for a deposit to buy their own home.
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Nicky Morgan will warn that leaving the EU could herald a “lost generation” as young people would be the big losers from an economic shock.
Labour peers will on Monday dispute claims by the government that extending votes to 16- and 17-year-olds in the European Union referendum would cost £6m, as the EU referendum bill returns to the House of Lords.
The government has suffered yet another defeat in the House of Lords over an amendment that would give 16- and 17-year-olds the vote in council elections.
Relatively few ‘normal-weight’ teens think they are too heavy, but many who are overweight do not acknowledge it