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Save the Vine, No to 'Restructuring' at Leeds City College

In November 2016, workers at the Vine, a specialist education service were TUPE’d, (Transfer of Undertakings (Protection of Employment), into Leeds City College from Leeds City Council. 397 more words

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Am I being naive?

I am 24. I have not got a university degree. I have spent my time since leaving school working, travelling when I can afford it and taking courses in things that interest me at the time. 673 more words

Woman killed husband in self-defence, court hears

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Hume et al., (2018) Improving engagement and attainment in maths and English courses

This is a really interesting (long) summary of the work of @B_I_Tweets in further education & adult literacy. A few things stand out

The limited impact of a values affirmation among FE students (that is, encouraging learners to affirm their own values in a new context; has worked in schools in the US). 141 more words

Postgraduate Q&A... Adam Holmes

We spoke to current Postgraduate student, Adam, about his experience of studying a masters at Manchester Met.

What course are you currently studying?

MSc Financial Planning & Business Management…

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Creating the conditions for a successful FE system

This week saw the launch of The FE and Skills System, a study by The Policy Consortium.

Subtitled ‘The consequences of policy decisions – lessons for policymakers and stakeholders’, this thorough survey reaches deep into the heart of FE; drawing on feedback from over 500 respondents – experienced, thoughtful and committed professionals –  around half of whom are front line staff. 686 more words

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Exams And More Exams

Morning  Peeps!

I know it’s Sunday, but if you have a child approaching GCSEs, A-Levels or SATs right now- or are taking them yourselves-  then this is for you. 103 more words

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