WorldSkills

WorldSkills UK medal winners announced on C4’s Steph’s Packed Lunch

Competitors from across the UK came together to celebrate each other's success

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Fraser Whieldon
Devolution

Ofsted at odds with mayoral combined authority’s provision

A potential conflict is brewing between central government bodies and devolved areas

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Fraser Whieldon
CIFE

Chartered Institution for FE admits 6 new members

The institution now has twenty-one members paying an annual subscription fee of £5,000

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Fraser Whieldon
Apprenticeships

Lords committee urges levy spending focus on the young and on lower level courses

The government has again been warned changes are needed for the apprenticeship levy

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Fraser Whieldon
Colleges

The Queen recognises five colleges’ excellence in her Anniversary Prizes

Colleges have been recognised for becoming leaders in certain fields and helping learners find jobs

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Fraser Whieldon
Digital, SEND

Digital functional skills: DfE backtrack after SEND exclusion warning

A consultation on the new qualifications triggered a massive backlash against making learners complete assessments entirely on computers

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Fraser Whieldon
Labour Party

Labour unveils new council of skills advisers

Analysis has revealed a divide in level 3 attainment between London and northern communities

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Fraser Whieldon
Movers and shakers

MOVERS AND SHAKERS: EDITION 370

Your weekly guide to who’s new and who’s leaving

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Fraser Whieldon
Accessibility

Ignored: 80% of colleges fail on legal requirement to inform the visually impaired on accessibility

Specialist colleges have also been criticised for not meeting legal accessibility requirements

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Fraser Whieldon