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FE Experts
The government announced on January 24 that it would legally force schools to let FE providers talk to students about the benefits of apprenticeships, as part of a...
FE Experts
A report published earlier this month by the House of Commons women and equalities committee found evidence of “unacceptable” bullying of transgender adult learners. FE Insider Shane Chowen...
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General secretary of the Association of School and College Leaders (ASCL) Brian Lightman has stepped down with “immediate effect”. He will be replaced by Malcolm Trobe, the current...
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A new survey has been launched to gather views from employers and technical experts on how maths and English Functional Skills qualifications should be reformed. It  is part...
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Cardiff and Vale College (CVC) has become the first new member of the 157 Group since it exclusively revealed its expansion plans to FE Week following a strategic...
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Colleges could be judged inadequate by the education watchdog if they do not ban pupils from wearing face veils when they believe it is hindering effective teaching. Ofsted...
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David Cameron’s apprenticeship adviser Nadhim Zahawi visited a London school today to launch a scheme that will put apprentices into primary schools. Mr Zahawi, the Conservative MP for Stratford-Upon-Avon,...
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Chief executive of the Association of Colleges (AoC) Martin Doel has welcomed government moves to end “outdated snobbery” against apprenticeships in schools by legally forcing them to let...
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Further education colleges will avoid being made to hit the new public sector apprenticeship recruitment target, FE Week can reveal. A government consultation document out today explains how the 2.3...
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A City College Brighton and Hove sport learner put on a knockout performance in three hard-fought bouts to win gold at an international boxing tournament. Shiloh Defreitas, who...
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Confirmation that tough new strike rules will apply to FE workers will “add confusion” rather than clarity, unions have warned. The government’s ballot threshold consultation response, published Thursday...