192016Mar

Holding a debate to get Design and Technology as a core option for GCSE EBacc subjects

This week I held my first debate, to get Design and Technology as a core option for GCSE EBacc subjects. It is essential that we offer young people the opportunity to taste technical courses that will lead them to good career prospects. Locally we have a skills shortage in engineering and technology related roles – changes like this would make a big difference. Watch it here and here is the link to Hansard