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Coronavirus Update

Coronavirus Update

24 March 2020

At the present time the Trust is unable to accept unsolicited grant proposals.  We do however want to reassure our current grantees and researchers on commercial education that we will work as flexibly as we can with them.... Read more

New Publication – Lessons From Employer Led Learning

New Publication – Lessons From Employer Led Learning

21 February 2020

‘Lessons from Employer Led Learning’ highlights findings from a CET-funded evaluation of Career Colleges which explores employer engagement in education. The research shows that employers can influence students’ thinking, challenge their assumptions and increase their motivation to learn. The evaluation undertaken by UCL’s Institute of Education and co-funded by The Edge Foundation.... Read more

‘Breaking Barriers’ report highlights new ways of thinking

‘Breaking Barriers’ report highlights new ways of thinking

19 December 2019

'Breaking Barriers' highlights findings from a CET Commercial Education Gathering of education experts, practitioners and researchers, which took place on 20 June 2019 in London. Re-thinking time, contextualising skills, listening to learners, building capacity, exploiting policy churn and sharing learning were the key themes of the day.... Read more

Career lessons push up GCSE grades

Career lessons push up GCSE grades

11 June 2019

A recent report on employer engagement and education attainment entitled Motivated to Achieve’ was published on 6 June 2019 by the Education and Employers Charity and covered by the BBC.... Read more

CET Lecture 2018

CET Lecture 2018

23 November 2018

CET was pleased to welcome many representatives from business and commerce, education and academia and the charity sector to its 2018 Lecture delivered by Justin King CBE on 15 November 2018 at the Francis Crick Institute.... Read more

Preparing young people for work

Preparing young people for work

4 October 2018

Lost in Transition, the latest report from the LCCI Commercial Education Trust (CET), is the result of year-long research which concludes that despite the efforts of successive governments, employers, and educators to improve young people’s employability, not all young people have access to the best of learning experiences. This comes at a time when they […]... Read more

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