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Vouchers: Correspondence and internal Departmental discussion papers on the merits of the proposed introduction of an educational voucher scheme to give parents more freedom over choice of schools, Dec 1981-Feb 1983

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CRD 4/5/71

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Includes:-
  1. Department of Education and Science paper, ‘Education Vouchers’, written in response to requests from the National Council for Educational Standards and the Friends of the Education Voucher Experiment in Representative Regions (FEVER) for an account of the obstacles in the way of voucher scheme, Dec 1981
  2. Memorandum to Keith Joseph, Secretary of State for Education and Science, from James Hamilton, Permanent Secretary, Department of Education of Science, with accompanying report highlighting the difficulties associated with the voucher scheme, Apr 1982
  3. Paper, ‘A simplified voucher scheme’, by Professor Alan Peacock, 12/05/1982
  4. Analysis of the above, by Walter Ulrich, Deputy Secretary, Schools Branch, Department of Education and Science, 25/05/1982
  5. ‘Banbury Policy Weekend – Discussion Paper on Education’, 16/06/1982 [Author unknown]
  6. Lecture drafts on the voucher scheme prepared by Oliver Letwin for Keith Joseph, Secretary of State for Education, CRD, Nov 1982
  7. Draft papers prepared for Keith Joseph on the proposed voucher scheme for presentation to the Prime Minister and Cabinet by Walter Ulrich, Deputy Secretary, Schools Branch, Department of Education and Science, Sep 1982 and Feb 1983
  8. Paper, ‘A Real Voucher Scheme’, Oliver Letwin, CRD, 27/01/1983

Dates

  • Dec 1981-Feb 1983

Extent

1 file

Shelfmark

CRD 4/5/71

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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