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X-traordinary achievements honoured at City Lit

This year’s City Lit awards saw more than 30 adult learners receive recognition for their accomplishments. Chris Henwood went...

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FE Week Reporter
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‘Qualifications don’t produce good teachers’

The new teaching and training qualifications for the FE sector dominated  discussion at the latest Westminster Education Forum last...

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FE Week Reporter
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Minister beams over college enterprise

It’s early days in the new relationship between FE and local enterprise partnerships, but how they will now work...

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FE Week Reporter
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April fools: How we pulled it off

The Association of Colleges took FE by storm over Easter with its ‘plans’ for an anthem and a flag...

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FE Week Reporter
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‘If that doesn’t work, we do it again.’ Really?

Next time you come across a member of your college marketing staff, treat him or her gently. They’re a...

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FE Week Reporter
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Forming an orderly queue to improve customer service

When the Association of Colleges helped give 31 enterprising colleges a permanent presence in India earlier this year, the...

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FE Week Reporter
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Four into one equals success

City and Islington College, born in 1993, has faced challenges aplenty in its 20 years. Despite the blips, a...

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FE Week Reporter
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How do you solve a problem like ‘college’?

Public confusion about the identity of a “college”, poor media perception of FE and a lack of skills among...

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FE Week Reporter
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The rise of the entrepreneurial college

Former hairdressing apprentice Jodie Whitemore (pictured right) is running her own salon at the age of 20 while completing...

FE Week Reporter
FE Week Reporter