|Education and Skills - Fifth Report
Here you can browse the report together with the Proceedings of the Committee. The published report was ordered by the House of Commons to be printed 24 April 2007.
Terms of Reference
What are Diplomas, and what are they for?
The long-term future for Diplomas
Nature of Diplomasvocational, practical
or academic learning?
Starting small and expanding slowly
Qualifications and awardswhere are
Comparability and grading
End-to-end oversight and risk managementthe
role of the DfES and Ministers
Collaboration and area-wide approaches
Local area partnerships-readiness
A lack of incentives for collaboration?
A single funding system for 14-19?
Role of local authorities
Involvement of employers in local partnerships
Practical challengestransport, timetabling
The Diploma gateway process
Information, advice and guidance
Planned communication programmes
CONCLUSIONS AND RECOMMENDATIONS
LIST OF WITNESSES
LIST OF WRITTEN EVIDENCE
REPORTS FROM THE EDUCATION AND SKILLS
COMMITTEE, SESSION 2006-07
MINUTES OF EVIDENCE