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January 5, 2009 / C H Thompson

New Labour and Education

  • New Labour’s educational policy 1997 – 2010
  • Specialist schools (example of marketization)
  • Expansion of league tables (vocational GCSEs added as well as Contextual Value Added Scores)
  • Equality of opportunity e.g. EMA; Education Action Zones (known as compensatory education)
  • Expansion of numbers in FE and HE
  • Expansion of vocational education

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