Participate in our short survey for marketing and business development professionals in further education “The state of Employer Engagement in Further Education” and get your voice heard.
The demands on employer engagement teams are increasing, the technology available now wasn't a few years ago.
What professionals such as you think about the current state and what challenges you face? Participate and help us challenge how things are done.
The results will give you an…Continue
Released by Zlata Larsen on January 30, 2015 at 16:48
Foundation Degree Art students from Cardiff and Vale College have organised ‘Combination’ – an exhibition of their work in Cardiff Bay art venue Craft in the Bay.
The exhibition features work in textiles, ceramics and graphic design and will run at Craft in the Bay until March 19th. Many of…Continue
Released by Chris Baker on January 30, 2015 at 16:01
A group of 43 French Aeronautical Engineering students recently came to Cardiff and Vale College to brush up on their English skills and get a taste of the UK Aero industry.
The students, aged between 16 and 25, were from the MFR IMAA College in Cruseilles, France. They have chosen a career in an…Continue
Released by Chris Baker on January 30, 2015 at 15:39
Cutting-edge engineering and manufacturing equipment worth over £600,000 has been installed at Stoke on Trent College to help support training and boost skills in the area.
Released by Sian Alcock on January 30, 2015 at 10:42
The Environmental Association for Universities and Colleges (EAUC) and Association of Colleges (AoC) bring you a one day Summit focusing on embedding sustainability into a college context.
The EAUC acknowledges the need for a more…Continue
Released by Fiona Goodwin on January 29, 2015 at 9:56
New CPD for FE and Skills practitioners teaching maths in vocational courses
The Education and Training Foundation has commissioned and funded a new series of free at point of delivery, professional development workshops to enhance mathematics capacity across the further education and training sector. The sessions are being delivered by the National Centre for Excellence in the Teaching of Mathematics (NCETM) and are open to tutors, teachers and trainers…Continue
Released by Nicola Hern on January 28, 2015 at 9:30
One in a million
A lecturer at Warrington Collegiate has reached over a million hits on his YouTube channel. Rory Lees-Oakes, Senior Lecturer in Counseling set up his YouTube channel give lectures in counseling and psychotherapy for his students to enhance their classroom studies, but it quickly became popular across the world and now Rory is seeing with hits from the USA, Australia, New Zealand India and Japan to name a few!
Rory comments, “It’s…