How EdTech can transform further education post-lockdown
The silver lining of the Covid-19 pandemic could well be a revolution in how further education utilizes the power of EdTech,...
Educational Researcher, Edge Foundation
T-levels: optimistic preparations continue but Covid-19 heightens challenges
Despite recent announcements, the impact of Covid-19 on T-level preparations remains acute in some areas, writes Suzanne Straw T-levels will become...
Education to Employed Lead, NFER
Sponsored: Pearson and Amazon Web Services develop first Cloud Computing BTEC Higher National qualifications to help address the cloud computing skills gap
Pearson is really pleased to announce, in collaboration with Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), the development of the first BTEC Higher...
Senior Vice President for Global Business (Pearson VUE) & UK Higher Education, Pearson
FE’s time has come – the mainstream media should celebrate this
Ann Limb urges the media to put further and adult education in the spotlight and the funding of skills under the...
Founder, Helena Kennedy Foundation
How adult education added colossal ‘social return’ during lockdown
All over the country, ACL tutors didn’t just provide new online courses – they kept an eye on the vulnerable during...
Interim head, Derby Adult Learning Services
Disappointing: Sunak’s skills package dodges the issues
The measures announced this week by the chancellor fail to address the key skills challenges the government faces, writes Toby Perkins...
Labour Shadow Minister for Apprenticeships and Lifelong Learning
Coronavirus jobs plan must support quality training and be more than a gangplank to the dole
We need to avoid a fiasco of schemes like Train to Gain when rolling out the Covid-19 jobs and skills rescue...
Chief executive, Federation of Awarding Bodies
Treasury’s £111m traineeship boost is a giant leap forward
The proposed tripling of traineeship starts with a £111 million boost is perhaps the brightest piece of news for skills since...
Chief executive, AELP
SPONSORED: Key workers and award winners highlight the power of BTEC
On 25th June, we celebrated the outstanding achievements of learners, teachers, schools, colleges, training providers and employers in the UK and...
Senior vice president for BTECs and apprenticeships, Pearson
Why we must avoid the ‘one size fits all’ approach to FE
Covid-19 has changed the way colleges work – and so will the upcoming FE white paper, writes Ian Pretty The past...
Chief executive, Collab Group