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How has the role of finance professionals in further education shifted over the past year, with the enforced move to remote working?

How has the role of finance professionals in further education shifted over the past year, with the enforced move to remote working?

The true impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on further education will not entirely reveal itself for years. That said, new data covering the first year...
The Funding and Delivery of Adult Social Care in England

The Funding and Delivery of Adult Social Care in England

What is Adult Social Care? Social care supports adults of all ages, who might need help with activities or daily living because of age, disability...
Lockdown lessons: What can schools and colleges learn from universities?

Lockdown lessons: What can schools and colleges learn from universities?

As the adage goes: "For a fair selection everybody has to take the same exam (because) if you judge a fish by its ability to...
SAFE Taskforce: £30 million targeted support to keep most vulnerable young people engaged in education and attending lessons

SAFE Taskforce: £30 million targeted support to keep most vulnerable young people engaged in education and attending lessons

COUNTY LINES VIOLENCE HOTSPOTS TO BENEFIT FROM TARGETED SUPPORT New taskforces are being rolled out to keep young people engaged with their education and avoid...
Are school and college teachers and support staff entitled to an extra bank holiday next year? Jenny Arrowsmith of Irwin Mitchell navigates the issue

Are school and college teachers and support staff entitled to an extra bank holiday next year? Jenny Arrowsmith of Irwin Mitchell navigates the issue

To celebrate the Queen's platinum jubilee, the UK government has announced an additional bank holiday in 2022.  The May bank holiday weekend will be moved...
Will Quince gives keynote address to parents and carers of children with special educational needs and disabilities

Will Quince gives keynote address to parents and carers of children with special educational needs and disabilities

Children's Minister speaks to the National Network of Parent Carer Forums Good morning and thank you for inviting me here to mark the inspirational work...
#VocTechFutures Episode 8 – Imagining the future of VocTech

#VocTechFutures Episode 8 – Imagining the future of VocTech

Emerging technologies are transforming the possibilities for delivering really engaging digital learning. With a focus on users, we have the hardware and software to make...
£35.7 million plans to develop world class teachers through high-quality training and support

£35.7 million plans to develop world class teachers through high-quality training and support

Government confirms reforms for initial teacher training (ITT) to ensure all children and young people receive an excellent education New plans, backed by £35.7 million,...
Management and leadership skills are essential for successful levelling up

Management and leadership skills are essential for successful levelling up

There are large differences in productivity between the UK’s regions, with the gap between the most and least productive much higher than in other European...
Top four EdTech trends for 2022

Top four EdTech trends for 2022

When the pandemic initially struck, educators forced to rapidly shift operations online could have been forgiven for thinking it might be a temporary transition. As...