Important Maths and English Funding Information Released

30 September 2015

FundingFunding penalties for organisations who did not comply with funding conditions for English and maths in the 2014/15 academic year have been reduced, the Education Funding Agency (EFA) has announced.

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Support FE Colleges with GCSE English & Maths 'Resit Levy' Says Industry Think Tank

01 September 2015

Policy Exchange LogoIndustry think tank Policy Exchange has suggested introducing a ‘resit levy’ to help FE Colleges cope with the growing number, and costs, of GCSE English and Maths resits. Detailed in a report released last week, the recommended levy would involve schools covering all or some of the costs for students who do not achieve a ‘good pass’ in English and/or maths to retake their exams.

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