Opinion

The serious business of the education game

Playing computers needn’t be seen as a waste of time that could be better spent learning — it can...

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News

Hull 14 to 16-year-olds leading the way to college

Seven colleges in England are for the first time taking on young teenagers. Hull College Group is one of...

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News

College backs down on veil ban

Birmingham Met defended its ban after media attention but has now ‘listened’ to students and ‘modified’ the controversial policy ...

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News

College defends Muslim veil ban

A Midland college has defended its security policy that effectively bans Muslim students wearing face veils, but refused to...

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News

Youth unemployment rises

The unemployment rate for 16 to 24-year-olds has risen slightly to 21 per cent, according to official figures released...

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News

Ofsted boss Sir Michael hits out at schools over careers guidance

Ofsted boss Sir Michael Wilshaw has attacked schools over their record on providing careers guidance saying “too few are...

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Uncategorized

FE Week policy summit details

FE Week will be holding a policy summit, chaired by Dame Ruth Silver, Friday next week (September 20), 3-4:30pm,...

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Opinion

Spot the inspection difference on work-based learning

Different delivery environments for vocational learning are a hallmark of many independent training provid­ers — and that’s something that...

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