By: Billy Camden

News WorldSkills 2017
Thirty-four of the UK’s most gifted young tradespeople were told that the country “desperately” needs their “skills and inspiration” during a special send-off event ahead of the WorldSkills...
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A private training provider has successfully overturned an ‘inadequate’ Ofsted judgement after a nine-month battle which even saw inspectors forced to go back and reconsider the grade. WS...
News WorldSkills 2017
This week, 34 of the UK’s most highly rated young competitors will fly to Abu Dhabi for WorldSkills 2017, where they will compete for global supremacy. The team,...
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Learndirect Apprenticeships Ltd has been removed from part of the purchasing system used by London hospitals, following a joint FE Week and Financial Times investigation. Last month, FE Week...
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Funding increases in adult education budget contracts for private providers will be paid from the massive underspend on adult training last year. The government announced a U-turn on...
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The ESFA has confirmed it has found additional adult education budget funding and sent out letters to relevant independent training providers with their increased allocations, as revealed by...
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FE providers failed to spend a giant chunk of the adult education budget over the past academic year. A staggering £200 million remains unspent, which will raise eyebrows...
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UPDATE: An hour after publishing this article the ESFA sent out electronic letters confirming the additional AEB funding (click here for details) ———————————————————————————————————— The ESFA has begun telling...
FE Experts
Since June, when Anne Milton took on the brief of skills minister, we’ve had all our interview requests either ignored or rejected and questions not fully addressed or...
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The Department for Education is moving forward with a detailed new timetable for the implementation of T-levels, FE Week understands. A fresh schedule was laid out during a...
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A firm set up by Learndirect as a separate entity to run its apprenticeships division has begun a significant rebrand as it looks to distance itself from the...