Tudor Aw, head of technology sector at KPMG, comments on the plans set out by David Cameron to recruit 17,500 mathematics and physics teachers
Tudor Aw, head of technology sector at KPMG, comments on the plans set out by David Cameron to recruit 17,500 mathematics and physics teachers over the next five years and open the UK’s first national college for digital skills next year. He says:
“The lack of sufficient resources in such key skills is a potential drag on the UK’s ability to establish itself as one of the top Tech locations in the world and it is therefore vital that we address this issue."
“Today’s plans to recruit 17,500 mathematics and physics teachers over the next five years and to open the UK’s first national college for digital skills is a step in the right direction. This will hopefully ensure that the nation that produced Isaac Newton, Alan Turing and Stephen Hawking, will continue to produce talent that will enable us to be a centre for technology innovation.”
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