By: Alix Robertson

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John Laramy has been appointed as the new principal of Exeter College, replacing Richard Atkins who will retire in March. Mr Laramy, who has been vice principal of...
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The government could be on track to meet its target of 3m new apprenticeship starts by 2020, according to provisional Skills Funding Agency (SFA) statistics for the first quarter...
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Association of Colleges (AoC) chief Martin Doel has spoken out to say that new government funding for Muslim women to learn English “does not make up for” previous...
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Area reviews, apprenticeships and the large employers’ levy were all topics that were raised at a Westminster Education Forum on reforms to vocational qualifications in England. The word...
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The Learning and Work Institute will make its formal debut tomorrow with a launch event in London’s Canary Wharf. The new organisation brings together the National Institute of Adult...
Profiles
Stroud MP Neil Carmichael knew a thing or two about the world of FE and skills before he was elected as chair of the Education Select Committee in...
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With Dr David Collins receiving a knighthood and Association of Colleges (AoC) chief executive Martin Doel gaining a CBE , there’s no doubt that FE was well represented when the awards were announced....
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Skills minister Nick Boles has agreed to visit a Kent skills centre following an invitation from the local MP who proposed the site as a potential new FE...
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A studio school run by Bradford College will close next summer due to low pupil numbers, it has been announced. The Bradford Studio School, run by the Bradford...
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The government’s apprenticeship levy may lead to “significant” job losses, the new head of the Confederation of British Industry (CBI) has said. Carolyn Fairbairn, director-general of the CBI, said...
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The FE Commissioner’s 2014/15 annual report found a number of examples of good practice in colleges across the country, particularity in response to the outcomes of the government’s area reviews so...