Half of UK’s young people feel pressured to go to uni, new FMB research reveals

Young people being let down by an education system that encourages university study for even the least applicable courses when there are many alternatives available that will better suit individuals.   BRN Ed..
Half of the UK’s 18-24 year olds felt pressurised to go to university. This problem has become more pronounced, with this age group having been four times more likely to experience pressure to study for a degree than +55 year olds, according to new research by the Federation of Master Builders (FMB).

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Ucore Applauds Signing of National Defense Authorization Act Prohibiting Purchase of Chinese Rare Earth Magnets

August 14, 2018 – HALIFAX, NOVA SCOTIA – Ucore Rare Metals, Inc. (TSXV:UCU) (OTCQX:UURAF) (“Ucore” or the “Company”) is pleased to comment on the John S. McCain National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2019, which was yesterday signed into law by the President of the United States. The new legislation prohibits the U.S. Department of Defense from acquiring Rare Earth Magnets from China.

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Tea Party Wants Jordan for Speaker, Jordan Accuser Backs Off, Trump Keeps Promise on Iran, and Other Things You Need to Know

A month after former Ohio State University wrestler Mark Coleman told the media that former assistant coach and current Ohio congressman Jim Jordan “must have known” about sexual abuse allegations against a team doctor, he clarified this week that he didn’t know for a fact that Jordan knew about the abuse.


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