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Higher Education a Triumph. Hmm

Higher Education a Triumph. Hmm “The 21st century is emphatically not the 20th century; then most of our economic success stories might be characterised as “building big things that did things for people”, from a national railway network to the National Curriculum. Content was king, education was delivered, wisdom was received. Encyclopedia were sold door to door and knowledge was valued. It was all one way. But in the 21st century all the success stories, from Google and YouTube to the huge growth in our voluntary sector, can be characterised as “helping people to help each other”.