Articles from Education and Training Updates

Adult retraining scheme rolled out to new regions

Get Help to Retrain service continues its phased rollout and is now available in six major cities and regions across England. From today (16 October), the Government’s Get Help to Retrain service will be offered to adults across the Leeds City Region, the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority, and the Heart of the South West to empower even more people to retrain and get on the path to a new job.

Upcoming changes to how Ofsted inspects initial teacher education (ITE) partnerships

The initial teacher education curriculum Ofsted's Chief Inspector, Amanda Spielman, discusses upcoming changes to how they inspect initial teacher education (ITE) partnerships:

Working as a part-time teacher after a career change #ProudToTeach

A maths teacher and his school have made flexible working a success at a secondary school in Croydon:

Opportunity North East – £24 million programme to improve education and employment outcomes for young people

Lord Agnew Schools North East speech Schools Minister, Lord Agnew, spoke at the Schools North East summit about the Opportunity North East programme on Thursday 10 October: 

56% of #Apprenticeship Starts This year Have Been Supported by #Levy Paying Employers

Apprenticeship and levy statistics: October 2019 Education Secretary Gavin Williamson said: