HC Deb 06 February 1969 vol 777 c149W
Mr. Christopher Price

asked the Secretary of State for Education and Science what studies his Department is making on the work undertaken by schools and colleges of further education over the 15-and 18-year range.

Mr. Edward Short

My Department is planning to carry out a cost-effectiveness study of the educational provision for the 16–19 age group in a few selected areas. The study will be carried out in collaboration with the local education authorities and institutions concerned.