By: Jude

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A struggling college is in danger of becoming the third in London to be placed into administered status by the FE Commissioner, according to the latest intervention report....
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A fourth university technical college (UTC) has announced it will be shutting its doors due to low student numbers. UTC Lancashire said in a statement on May 3...
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More than 50 MPs have urged Chancellor George Osborne to clarify VAT rules that could see sixth form colleges (SFCs) who convert to academy status being hit with...
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Skills Minister Nick Boles ducked a question about delays to the first skills white paper in more than 10 years — after Labour’s Gordon Marsden raised the issue...
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Three more colleges have had concerns raised over their finances, alongside Wakefield council’s adult education provision, according to the latest reports from the FE Commissioner. The reports for...
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The Birmingham and Solihull area review was a waste of time and money, according to the Association of Teachers and Lecturers (ATL), which claims the six-month process has...
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Three more college link-ups have been announced as the Skills Minister Nick Boles warned against colleges rushing into mergers ahead of their area reviews. The latest potential mergers,...
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Former apprentices will be obliged to go back into schools to promote apprenticeships, through a new “commitment” set to be imposed on them by the government. Skills Minister...
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The principal of Barnfield College has vowed it will be ‘outstanding’ within two years — after its Ofsted rating improved one grade from its previous ‘inadequate’ report. Tim...
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A debt-laden college will close two campuses, including a former sixth form college (SFC), and stop providing A-levels. Central Sussex College announced on April 15 it would be...
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Bury College has launched a consultation on its proposed merger with the University of Bolton. The move was first revealed in an article by FE Week on April...