Sector Skills Insights : Education
This project is central to the UK Commission’s ambition to transform the UK’s approach to investing in the skills of our people. It outlines the performance challenges faced in the education sector, the ‘real-life’ skills solutions implemented by leading and successful businesses to overcome them, and the benefits from doing so.
The Education sector employs 2.7 million people many of which are highly skilled and contributes around £70 billion to the UK economy. It has an international reputation for excellence and is at the heart of the UK’s R&D and innovation capability. It plays an essential role in providing the economy with the current and future skills it requires to create growth.
Evidence Report : Education (PDF, 1.0 Mb)
Published August 2012
Summary slide pack (PPTX, 331 Kb)