James Derounian is principal lecturer in community development and local governance, University of Gloucestershire. [He's old and craggy but young at heart :)] You can find me on twitter @ArmenianJames
What’s the connection between the Big Society and the government’s vision for higher education, school leavers and graduate skills? The answer is a “green gap year” for students.
Imagine the energy of teenage volunteers able to complete community service, help with projects to address climate change and contribute towards sustainability. This could be delivered through a voluntary period of National... Read more
about 2 years ago
Well, good luck with it.
Thanks David - I don't claim to have all the answers, and it's good to have your questioning....I may come back to you!
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Just 3 questions; how is it funded? how are you going to market it so as many young people can think about applying for it? is there going to be some funds for young people who need extra support so they can take part?