Numeracy Skills

Poor Numeracy 'Blighting' Millions Of Lives, Campaigners Warn

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.05.2012 | UK Universities & Education

Numeracy skills are "blighting" millions of people's lives, as they struggle to understand their payslips or calculate money in shops, education campa...

Apprenticeship Seekers 'Lacking Basic Skills', Businesses Say

PA | Posted 13.12.2011 | UK Universities & Education

Only one in five firms has taken on an apprentice in the past year and even fewer will change their hiring plans amid increasing concern about poor ba...