This should be the overarching aim of all education that unlocks the full potential in our citizens.
Many students are held back from achieving their full potential because of their circumstances. Even one student failing because of financial pressures on time and resources is a tragedy – one casualty is one too many. At University did you:
Repay fees? Work part-time? Have what you needed? Have a life? Succeed? Many now do not have these basic advantages. If you did, then please do something about it.
“Courses of higher education should be available for all those who are qualified by ability and attainment to pursue them and who wish to do so.” Robbins Report, 1963 This did not include “and as customers have at least £9000 per year available for fees and can feed and house themselves for at least three years”