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Provider funding for the delivery of T Levels – Government consultation

Respond by 19 February 2019

To read the documentation see Provider funding for T Levels

Accelerated Degrees coming soon

See the Government consultation response here

Free speech and no bail out – OfS statement


For the full statement click this link



Alan Birks in the excellent Click Newsletter identifies some key points from this DFE report

The DfE has released figures relating to the outcomes of 1.1 million FE learners in England who completed an FE course between 2013/14 and 2015/16. The DfE data also provides details of earnings of those who studied on an FE course between 2010/11 and 2015/16. The data shows (amongst other things) that:
Those completing a higher apprenticeship courses earned on average salary of £17,400 after one year, reaching £26,700 after five years.
Learners completing an intermediate apprenticeship courses received an average salary of £13,500 after one year, rising to £17,900 after five years

For the full report see here