progression routes

Publication date: 10 May 2017 | Publication type: National Institute Economic Review | External authors: Hupkau, C, McNally, S, Ruiz-Valenzuela, J, Ventura, G | JEL classification: I20, I28 | Journal: National Institute Economic Review Issue 240 | Publisher: Sage Publications, London
Most students do not follow the ‘academic track’ (i.e. A-levels) after leaving school and only about a third of students go to university before the age of 20. Yet progression routes for the majority that do not take this path but opt for vocational post-compulsory education are not as well-known....