FE Experts

How do you handle your new principal’s demands? Is the managing director refusing to budge? Dr Sue Pember, the former head of FE and skills investment at the...
The political appetite for apprenticeships has never been greater, and neither has the pressure on funding — so where could the money for this booming programme come from,...
Eight months after the Children and Families Act came into place with the aim of better meeting the needs of learners with special educational needs and their families...
What would happen to your college if the Skills Funding Agency held back funding for 45 days? It’s just one of the tough questions that need to be...
With notable past experience advising those in the corridors of power on FE, Roger Dawe outlines what he’d be saying if called upon for his views today. Bromley...
Anthony Mann looks at the issue of careers advice with the demands of employers for workers with certain skills becoming ever-more complex. Two elements of education and skills...
Sheffield City Region recently signed a devolution agreement that included skills funding. Heather Smith discusses the implications. Those of us who lead colleges often talk about distributed leadership...
A round 30 days to go and we may know who the next government will be and the damage these ‘wannabe’ leaders are inflicting on the apprenticeship vision...
Government proposals to extend loans to level two and also include learners from the age of 19 were put on hold this week as part of the official...

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