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UNIVERSITY TECHNICAL COLLEGES (No. 2)

EDM (Early Day Motion) 2117: tabled on 20 July 2011

Tabled in the 2010-12 session.

This motion has been signed by 5 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

Motion text

That this House endorses the Government's commitment to help establish new university technology colleges across the country; notes the role that university technology colleges can play in providing a vocational pathway for children that is underpinned by core academic knowledge; believes that every child should have the option of beginning study for a craft or trade from the age of 14 years; further believes that the new generation of university technical colleges will help achieve this; and supports the bid to establish a university technical college in the West of England via the City of Bristol College and the University of the West of England.