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Delhi for Deptford

John Mountford, AoC international director, defends colleges’ foreign recruitment In recent weeks criticism has been levelled at colleges for…

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Innovating learning

Susan Easton, NIACE programme manager for digital learning, looks at the role new technologies could play in adult learning….

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New Ofsted inspections to start this week

Matthew Coffey, Ofsted’s national director for learning and skills, writes for FE Week about the issues raised for providers….

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Who’s fooling who over the GCSE fiasco?

Professor Daniel Khan OBE, chief executive of OCN London, considers this year’s change in grade boundaries. Since thousands of…

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Changes to your PAYE

The much-loved P35 is one of a host of forms on their way out under reforms of the Pay…

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What next for great teaching and learning?

Great teaching and learning, the third in a series of publications commissioned by the 157 Group and the Institute…

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Holt Review of Apprenticeships for SMEs

Jason Holt’s review sets out what we can do to encourage many more smaller businesses to become involved with…

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Where is the fun in functional skills?

The big conversations in FE at the moment are all around functional skills. Most providers are positive about the…

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My review and reaction to the Government’s response

I am passionate about the role apprenticeships have to play in helping to re-energise our economy. They are a…

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Holt prepares the ground for greater SME involvement with apprenticeships

The latest in a series of reports on apprenticeships came off the conveyor belt last week just as many…

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Why students should steer clear of clearing

On August 15 an 18-year-old near you will take a leap in the dark – they will be one…

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FE Guild will make no difference without a culture of shared professional identity

Last year it was my great pleasure to be invited to the celebratory dinner held during WorldSkills; in my…

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