Tag Archives: vocational

Send us your comments on functional skills:

4 Nov

Send us your comments on functional skills:

Voice is preparing official responses for two consultations and welcomes comments from members, especially those currently teaching or supporting students in this subject area…

Technical education: Parity, parity, parity

9 Feb

Technical education: Parity, parity, parity

Article in SecEd

Vocational and academic: a false dichotomy (New pathways for technical education)

1 Nov

Vocational and academic: a false dichotomy (New pathways for technical education)

By Ian Toone, Director of Policy and Research Services

Talking point: Accident of birth? The challenge of coastal communities

19 Nov

Talking point: Accident of birth? The challenge of coastal communities

In an article in ‘SecEd’, “Combatting the coastal school challenges”, Heath Monk’ highlights the challenges coastal schools face and a study by Dr Tanya Ovenden-Hope, ‘Coastal Academies: Changing school cultures in disadvantaged coastal regions in England’.

What is the future of further education? (We’ve been here before.) (updated)

25 Sep

What is the future of further education? (We’ve been here before.) (updated)

“Rapid decline” in the finances of the further education sector in England plus Government paper “Reviewing post-16 Education and Training Institutions”. Update: General Secretary’s letter in TES on ACL.