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Post-40 Bloggers - school things
It’s great to see some of us undoubtedly left school having accomplished at least some of the 100 things you should do at school before the age of 16. Fall asleep in class (tick); be hit in the face by a ball (tick); and my personal favourite… push a...
Support staff helping student
The union’s general secretary Mary Bousted has warned that support staff are “struggling under excessive workloads as much as teachers” after research found many were being expected to teach classes. A heavy workload was “driving experienced and valuable staff from the profession,” she said. A survey by the ATL found...
Calculator and figures
There are 2.6 million adults currently enrolled on further education courses. This is 1.3 million fewer than in 2010. A further cut of 17% will be made in FE funding (excluding apprenticeships) to 2020 as a result of the government's spending review, the details of which were published on...
Gavel, books and prison handcuffs
Improving prison education will help to cut crime and reduce the cost of reoffending, according to campaigners. The Prisoner Learning Alliance (PLA), which represents 23 organisations including the Association of Colleges, the Open University and the Association of Employment and Learning Providers, has today urged ministers to give education a...