The London skills strategy is a devolution game-changer
Dr Sue Pember hails Sadiq Khan’s bold and far-reaching new skills and adult education plan for the capital The launch of...
DR SUE PEMBER
Managing director, Holex
Five things any good devolved skills plan should contain
Sadiq Khan’s first skills strategy has lots to welcome, writes Stephen Evans, but to make a step change we need a...
Chief executive, the Learning and Work Institute
How the IfA assigns apprenticeship funding bands
There’s plenty going on at the Institute for Apprenticeships at the moment, and its boss Sir Gerry Berragan is using the...
SIR GERRY BERRAGAN
Chief executive, the Institute of Apprenticeships
Why we’re pressing ahead with T-levels
There are worries across the FE sector that T-levels are being rushed through, but Anne Milton believes there’s no time like...
Minister for skills and apprenticeships
Let’s not be so quick to plan a raid on the levy pot
Readers of FE Week will be familiar with the excruciatingly slow start to the apprenticeship levy reforms since last May. According...
FE Week editor
Stop fighting over the crumbs of the adult education budget!
There’s no point in principals squabbling over the crumbs of the AEB, writes Ewart Keep, who wants the sector to take...
Director of SKOPE, Oxford University
T-levels are not the boldest reform of the last 70 years
Parity of esteem with A-levels is a laudable aim, but T-levels aren’t the root-and-branch redesign of technical education England needs, writes...
CEO, the Association of Business Executives
Only lawyers are guaranteed to win in the T-level AO tender
With all eyes on the 52 providers taking care of wave one of the T-level delivery in 2020, the process to...
FE Week editor
T-Levels: Reform should be a marathon not a sprint
With the design consultations for the three early T-level routes continuing at breakneck speed, Julie Hyde makes the case for pumping...
Don’t expect T-Levels to bring ‘parity of esteem’ overnight
T-levels are possibly the best-designed new qualifications in decades, but it’ll take hard work to promote them as a pathway, explains...
Deputy Principal, Milton Keynes College