For the past 18 months, I have been delighted to serve as HEPI’s first Director of Policy and Advocacy – a role which has cemented my deep-seated interest in higher education policy and instilled in me a genuine desire to contribute to the sustained ..
Updated: Updated to remove information about the use of grant funding for marketing in section 4: grant funding agreements.
This funding manual provides information to schools and ITT providers on postgraduate teaching apprenticeship grant funding in..
Updated: Added information and application criteria document for Bradford, Essex and Hounslow.
Guidance and application forms for the special free school competitions in Portsmouth, Bradford, Essex and Hounslow.
Special free school competitions in ..
On the whole, decoupling the AS from the A Level has not yet affected students’ AS and A Level subject choices, according to recent research from Ofqual.
However, some schools try to influence subject choice more than prior to reform, discouraging s..
The debate about adjusting grade standards to make subjects more comparable continues.
Speaking at the summer symposium, Richard Garrett, Ofqual’s Director of Policy and Strategic Relationships, shared some of the evidence Ofqual has gathered to jud..
Just a quick post here, but something on Twitter reminded me of another problem I’d talked about when the College of Teaching was proposed.
Back when discussions were underway about the Chartered College Of Teaching, one thing I argued for was more ..
GCSE, AS and A level exams finished in late June, and schools and colleges are now nearing the end of term. But what happens to students’ scripts once the exam is over? Here’s a brief guide to marking, who the examiners are, and some key dates for sc..
The Education Committee hears from the Rt Hon Anne Milton MP, Apprenticeships and Skills Minister, and the Rt Hon Stephen Barclay MP, Health Minister, on the Government’s approach to promoting nursing apprenticeships.
Watch Parliament TV: Account..
To provide SFC’s 2017-18 accounts direction for Scotland’s colleges.
Following a pre-appointment hearing on Wednesday, the Education Committee has endorsed Dame Martina Milburn, the Government’s preferred candidate to be Chair of the Social Mobility Commission.
Read the full report: Appointment of the Chair of the..