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Glasgow entrepreneur establishes alternative rival to schools



Glasgow entrepreneur establishes alternative rival to schools

Jim McColl’s college will provide vocational training from age 13

One of Scotland’s leading businessmen is about to realise his dream of opening a “unique” vocational alternative to school for pupils as young as 13, TESS can reveal. The move marks one of the boldest departures from mainstream state education in the country and supporters say it could spark a wave of similar projects, sending pupils.

The move marks one of the boldest departures from mainstream state education in the country and supporters say it could spark a wave of similar projects, sending pupils down vocational routes when they are barely into their teens.

Read more about this article documenting the alternative rival to schools here


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