The Directorate of Education has follow-up responsibility for the measures that relate to this, including an action to "Provide more vocational teachers good offers of competence development by developing new and more relevant continuing and further education
The telematics-based car insurer, which recently extended its call centre space at Quorum Business Park, North Tyneside, and signed a 10-year lease, is inducting 40 staff members onto further education
courses this year, with more than 20 others planned in the coming months.
Schulz has proposed a new type of welfare payment for the unemployed -- "Unemployment benefit Q" -- which would be equal to the initial unemployment benefit payment people receive after losing their job, but which crucially could be extended for up to 48 months, if an unemployed person undertakes a further education
or upskilling program during that time period.
Being in further education
or training doesn't mean teenagers have to stay in the same school.
For too long, further education
and skills have been subject to oversight.
The action follows a ballot by the Educational Institute of Scotland for members of their Further Education
Among Further Education
learners, 89% indicated that they felt their course was better, or as expected.
Cardiff and Vale also made it into the top three on the shortlist for ColeaguCymru's Innovation in Further Education
award and the prize for Promoting Social Justice and Equality.
Dr Ken Thomson said: "We were honoured to be formally presented with our Beacon Award for Innovation in Further Education
at Westminster today.
With Ofsted proposing a new framework for further education
and skills providers through their Better Inspection for All consultation, this conference could not come at a more critical juncture in the future development of quality and accountability assurance in the further education
and skills sector.
Almost two thirds of school pupils aged 16 and over do sport at least once a week, compared to 52% of higher education students and 50% of further education
The Sutton Coldfield-born man - a former head boy at Bishop Vesey's Grammar School in Sutton Coldfield - previously served as Birmingham City Council's further education
officer from 1984 to 1988 after starting out as a lecturer in the North West.