By: Billy Camden

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The government has refused to say if a contingency plan has been put in place in the event that the apprenticeship levy systems fail to work. FE Week...
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The apprenticeship levy launch date should be delayed by the new skills minister, the Confederation of British Industry (CBI) has insisted. Harlow MP Robert Halfon was confirmed as...
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FE sector leaders have welcomed Robert Halfon as the new minister for apprenticeships and skills, with the “right credentials” for the tough job ahead. Mr Halfon (pictured) succeeds Nick Boles, who...
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Day two of FE Week’s Festival of Skills proved to be every bit as insightful, thought-provoking and fun as day one. We have again put together a selection...
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Outstanding FE and skills achievers have been honoured at FE Week’s Festival of Skills for this year’s City & Guilds Lion Awards. The stunning grounds of Capel Manor...
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We’ve put together a selection of photos from day one of FE Week’s Festival of Skills at Capel Manor College’s glorious 74-acre site in North London. The continuing...
Movers and Shakers
Matt Atkinson, the current principal of Bath College, is to join the board of FE and skills solutions specialist FEA as joint managing director, when he leaves the...
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The Skills Funding Agency has written to all colleges and independent learning providers to make sure they are aware of data compliance with funding rules. Dawn Ward (pictured),...
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Ofsted’s new chief inspector has pledged to remove the “blanket of concern” over FE that many believe have been left by her predecessor. Amanda Spielman (pictured), who has...
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Concerns have been raised over apprentice assessment organisations (AAOs) for apprenticeship standards — after it emerged that half of those approved so far are not regulated by Ofqual....
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A college has gone back on its “threat” not to pay part-time agency staff over delayed student assessment work — after FE Week made senior leaders aware of...