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Ofsted Grading Changes

Martin Grubb, Chairman of Career Creators, a network of 50 training providers in Birmingham and Solihull, says that for all the announcements from Michael Gove on changing the education system recently, the shift in emphasis in OFSTED […]


Raising the participation age of young people means more options not less

From September 2013, all young people in England will be required to participate in education or training beyond the current school-leaving age of 16. However, far from limiting the options of post-16 students, this new legislation opens […]


Lights, Camera, Action

Check out the new CV or CVIV (Interactive Video) sent to a marketing agency by Graeme Anthony which is causing a stir on the internet. It would be interesting to see how long Graeme remains on the […]


Success for Rachel with training provider

Before joining the Apprenticeship programme at Gordon Franks Training, Rachel was a volunteer with the British Heart Foundation. Her ambition was to gain a formal qualification. Having been bullied at school and being home-tutored by her mother, […]