Articles from Association of Colleges (AoC)

90% of colleges say their bursary funds won't meet students' needs - new AoC survey reveals

Today (17 July), @AoC_Info is releasing its follow up survey to the one published in early May on the profound impact of Covid-19 on colleges, staff and students.

AoC’s Chair Julie Nerney is stepping down at the end of this month

@JulieNerney is to step down as Chair of the @AoC_Info Board at the end of July @JulieNerney is to step down as Chair of the AoC Board from the end of July to take on a new position leading a major national transformation programme.

Close the digital divide to enable a ‘digital first’ FE sector post-Covid – argues new eBook

@UfiTrust and @AoC_Info launch new eBook called Creating a post Covid19 EdTech Strategy   Today (Friday 10 July) sees the publication of a new eBook Creating a post-Covid19 EdTech Strategy bringing together all the wisdom and lessons learnt from lockdown learning. Funded by Ufi the eBook uses a series of insightful articles, tackling the biggest issues for lecturers, students and college leaders during lockdown. The new publication makes the case for serious investment into digital infrastructure to enable an education system fit for the ‘new normal’.

The Ticking Time-Bomb of Post Furlough Shock - Supporting Adults in the Workplace

During the Andrew Marr Show on @BBC last weekend, whilst I was munching on my cereal, former Labour Leader Ed Miliband was challenged on the cost of further government support to avert mass unemployment and simply said ‘The cost of not acting is greater than the cost of acting’.

A clear and feasible path to climate action for UK colleges

@AoC_info - A clear and feasible path to climate action for UK colleges The Climate Commission for Higher and Further Education Students and Leaders is delighted to announce the launch of the Climate Action Roadmap for Further Education Colleges. 


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