Let’s shout about Further Education

Let’s shout about Further Education

With Brexit looming, ministers are finally flying the flag abroad for England’s further education sector England’s education ministers have in recent years been reluctant to mingle on the international stage. During his tenure at the Department for Education,...
The best thing about FE colleges? Their diversity

The best thing about FE colleges? Their diversity

Colleges offer an environment where individuals are exposed to a rich variety of backgrounds, beliefs and opinions, Andrew Otty writes School sixth forms should take some lessons from FE colleges if we are to jointly produce a millennial generation that is tolerant,...
How face-ageing apps can help pupils to plan their futures

How face-ageing apps can help pupils to plan their futures

One primary teacher has been experimenting with face-ageing technology to motivate pupils to work towards future goals At the heart of teaching is a paradox: pupils go to school to learn so that their future selves will benefit from a happier, healthier, more...