By: Paul Offord

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More than 200 passionate supporters of lifelong learning packed-out the official launch of FE Week’s #SaveOurAdultEducation campaign in the Houses of Parliament today. The event saw powerful speeches...
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New Institutes of Technology could be based at “wholly new” institutions, not just existing FE providers, a Department for Education briefing document leaked to FE Week has revealed....
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FE Week is calling on the government to make three key policy changes to #SaveOurAdultEducation as part of a massive new campaign. First of all, we want to...
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The government is remaining tight-lipped over whether results of a surprise second allocation window for the register of apprenticeship training providers will be unveiled before the key reforms...
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Lord Baker has won a major concession in the House of Lords which will force all schools to give FE providers access to their pupils, a move which...
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The government has launched a consultation questioning the future role of construction industry training boards and their own employer charges, after the apprenticeship levy launches in April. It...
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A new Apprenticeship Diversity Champions Network was launched by skills minister Robert Halfon this morning. The organisation, chaired by Nus Ghani MP (pictured right), will be geared at...
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Questions surround why publication of a ‘good’-overall Ofsted report was delayed until 90-days after the recently created FE college was inspected. The report on Basildon-based Prospects College of Advanced...
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Three colleges have insisted they will stand by a multi-million pound subcontractor, despite it entering into insolvency arrangements. JTJ Workplace Solutions Limited owed more than £500,000 to HM...
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Hull College Group has repeatedly refused to publicly back its chief executive, after he was urged to resign following a damning FE Commissioner report that exposed a £10...
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A government u-turn on GCSE requirements for early years educator apprenticeships has the backing of the secretary of state for women, equalities and early years, but FE Week...