Sustainability

The Staffroom. Strategies to unleash your green changemakers

Helen Cresswell shares lessons from the Green Changemakers programme on how to ensure everyone plays their part in decarbonising...

JL Dutaut
Helen Cresswell
Sustainability

How colleges can help students attain the green roles they want

Students want sustainable jobs and construction can offer them but more work needs to be done to bring supply...

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Sam Sutcliffe
Sustainability

Want to be attractive as an employer? Be sustainable

Colleges have distinct advantages – and all the incentives in place – to develop their electric vehicle infrastructure

JL Dutaut
Jon Cummins
Sustainability

Colleges can take the lead now to go beyond net zero

The further education sector is in the perfect place to lead the nation on decarbonising heating – and ministers...

JL Dutaut
Tim Leunig
Climate Change, Sustainability

DfE agrees to publish ‘urgent’ sustainability plan

All settings to have a climate action plan ‘in place by 2025’, DfE assures MPs

Anviksha Patel
Anviksha Patel
Sustainability

London shows local FE partnerships are key to driving the green skills agenda  

Mark Jenkinson explains how college-led partnerships in London are better meeting the needs of green industry employers

JL Dutaut
Mark Jenkinson
Sustainability

How East Anglian colleges have put aside competition to deliver sustainability together

Colleges across East Anglia have been working together to adapt curriculum and facilities for a sustainable future, explain Emma...

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Emma Taylor and Andrew Wheeler
Sustainability

Sustainability: One giant leap on FE’s journey to net zero

Barry McCarron introduces a new sector-led proposal for sustainability action and says providers urgently need to get better at...

JL Dutaut
Barry McCarron
Colleges, Sustainability

Smaller colleges cold-shouldered by energy capital funding

New energy capital funding announced this week was allocated based on learner numbers rather than need, which some leaders...

Shane Chowen
Shane Chowen