England’s young adults trail world in literacy and maths

  A major study by the Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) shows how Englan’ds 16 to 24 year olds are falling behind the rest of the world. England came 22nd for literacy and 21st for numeracy out of 24 countries. The OECD’s Andreas Schleicher warned of a shrinking pool of skilled workers.   […]