FE Week

FE Week
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FE Week is a sparkling and lively weekly newspaper serving the further education and skills sector. The paper is a lively read, offering a mixture of news, exclusives, expert comment, features, technical information, coffee break snippets and more. It is written for middle and senior management working in colleges and private training providers, and those interested in this sector, including government, policy shapers and other service providers.
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A who’s who of major FE organisations have thrown their support behind FE Week’s #SaveOurAdultEducation campaign. Big names on the list include the Association of Colleges, the Association of Employment and Learning Providers, and HOLEX. The Labour party also added its backing, while the leader of the Liberal Democrats Tim Farron...
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The Skills Funding Agency (SFA) publishes a monthly update on notices of concern, which FE Week will report on regularly in our new ‘SFA Warning’ section. The latest to be added to the list on May 10 were Cornwall College and Tower Hamlets College, which received notices for financial health...
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The Government is planning a fund worth more than £500m to help colleges put in place any area review recommendations, FE Week can reveal. But colleges will still be expected to shoulder at least part of the bill for any changes themselves. Information on the fund, described as a “restructuring facility”,...
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Colleges hit by a nationwide cyber attack on FE and higher education providers were today told that “blocks” had been put in place to prevent further problems. Janet (formerly the Joint Academic Network), which provides more than 18m users in the UK research and education community with high speed connections...