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DfE hands out £2m for more levy research
An FE-focused research centre has been given the ministerial nod to continue its work until 2020, and the apprenticeship levy will be particularly in focus. The Centre for...
Employer satisfaction surveys to be audited for the first time
Employer satisfaction surveys to be audited for the first time
The government will audit the results of its employer satisfaction survey for the first time, due to concerns over the way it is distributed by providers. The ESFA...
Ofsted Watch: First inspection since merger produces 'good' result
Ofsted Watch: First inspection since merger produces ‘good’ result
A college inspected for the first time since a merger was rated ‘good’ in a week that saw local authority provision struggle. Bath College, which was formed in...

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