Category Archives: Learning and Skills

School leaver qualifications

agendaNi analyses the most recent tranche of annual statistics for qualifications and destinations of Northern Ireland post-primary leavers provided by the Department of Education. In five years, between 2009/10 and 2014/15 there...

Surveying the skills scene

The results of the most recent UK Commission for Employment and Skills (UKCES) Employer Skills Survey indicate a growing complexity of job roles across the workforce. agendaNi explores. Skills have a significant...

Language barrier

A recent report prepared by academics in Stranmillis University has recommended that learning a second language should be made a compulsory element of the Northern Ireland Curriculum for primary school students. The...