• The FE commissioner is wrong: We should keep PROCAT open

    The first college incorporated in years has been told to merge to survive. This is the wrong decision, according to its erstwhile principal Neil Bates. The government continues with its much-needed reforms of technical education and skills at pace. In recent weeks, we have had the announcement of the 16 successful stage one bidders for

    9.15 Jun. 26th, 2018 | Opinion

  • 'Good' Ofsted report finally unveiled for recently incorporated FE college, after 90-day wait

    Questions surround why publication of a ‘good’-overall Ofsted report was delayed until 90-days after the recently created FE college was inspected. The report on Basildon-based Prospects College of Advanced Technology was published this morning, after it was inspected between November 15 and 18 last year. Its performance is of key interest to the government and wider

    11.49 Feb. 16th, 2017 | News