Nicky Morgan MP and Pearson hosted a Blue Skies debate about the future of higher education on Tuesday, 11 September, 2012, with speakers including the Rt Hon David Willets MP, AC Grayling, Liam Burns and John Holmwood.
By Liam Burns – In his recent book, What Are Universities For? Professor Stefan Collini writes, with obvious sarcasm, ‘it’s hardly surprising that no deathless prose has yet been written about the idea of a tertiary education system’. But perhaps that’s something we should change. We could find great radicalism in a new vision for tertiary education. What might we mean by this? Tertiary education literally means ‘third education’ – that which comes after primary and secondary education. But in […]