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Professional networking: The unexpected benefit of university that is kickstarting entrepreneurship

Professional networking: The unexpected benefit of university that is kickstarting entrepreneurship

Almost a decade on from England’s increase in tuition fees, and in the midst of a Covid-19 pandemic that has fundamentally changed the university experience,...
The Case for Continuous Learning

The Case for Continuous Learning

The case for continuous learning has never been more apparent – employers take note The COVID-19 pandemic rapidly accelerated the adoption of digital transformation across...
Reassessing the UK’s tech skills shortage

Reassessing the UK’s tech skills shortage

The UK is facing an ongoing shortage of skilled talent in the tech sector. Expanding educational opportunities in tech is one crucial way to address...
Only half a percent of FE students are studying qualifications with a strong Education for Sustainable Development Curriculum

Only half a percent of FE students are studying qualifications with a strong Education for Sustainable Development Curriculum

The ETF’s latest report on Leadership for Education for Sustainable Development in FE Curriculum shows only 1 in 200 post-16 enrolments are studying for qualifications...
Essex Apprenticeship Training Provider Graded Outstanding by Ofsted

Essex Apprenticeship Training Provider Graded Outstanding by Ofsted

Accountancy training provider, First Intuition Chelmsford, has today been awarded an outstanding grade by Ofsted, after a recent inspection visit. This provider, who specialises in...
Seven apprenticeship flexibilities that will be retained into 2022 and beyond

Seven apprenticeship flexibilities that will be retained into 2022 and beyond

New framework explains how apprenticeship flexibilities will work in long-term Detailed guidance explaining how apprenticeship flexibilities will be retained into 2022 and beyond has been...
UK skills sector research into international scale commences.

UK skills sector research into international scale commences.

Skills sector encouraged to contribute. The UK Skills Partnership (UKSP), supported by the British Council has commissioned a study to develop a robust estimate of...
Massive surge in workers undertaking British Sign Language courses

Massive surge in workers undertaking British Sign Language courses

New research uncovers a 786% year-on-year increase in people undertaking new courses, to reskill or upskill for the new year New research from Reed.co.uk, one of...
Welsh competitors collect 69 medals at WorldSkills UK final

Welsh competitors collect 69 medals at WorldSkills UK final

Team Wales won a total of 16 gold, 19 silver, 17 bronze and 17 highly commended medals at the WorldSkills UK National Final competitions, as...
Organisations need technology to overcome the ’empathy gap’ in education

Organisations need technology to overcome the ’empathy gap’ in education

The past 18 months has been undeniably difficult for businesses and customers alike as they’ve had to adjust to rapidly changing circumstances and increased uncertainty....