The Wall Street Journal
Nov 21, 2020 - 11 min
Should technical qualifications such as apprenticeships be worth more than a university education? "We need to start focusing on skills for life, not for specific jobs. Training materials rarely mention attitude, character or empathy: yet these matter to employers." The Financial Times' Camilla Cavendish argues that the UK government should emulate the German system by placing more emphasis on vocational education.