Monthly Archives: October 2018

University ‘grade inflation’ to examined – an educational advance or fiasco?

According to a recent media report, the UK government has just announced plans to introduce measures to address what it considers to be ‘so-called grade inflation’.  This move has been precipitated by what the government, and many education observers have … Continue reading

Posted in Education | Leave a comment

Should universities be applauded for waking up to social diversity?

A recent media report has indicated that Cambridge University is developing a programme to provide the opportunity for students from disadvantaged communities in the UK. The plan is to put such students, many of whom have not achieved the required … Continue reading

Posted in Business, Education | Leave a comment