FAB Weekly Update - 29 September 2017

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FAB Weekly Update - 29 September 2017

Friday, 29 September 2017

This week's issue of the FAB Weekly Update can be accessed here: Issue #39/2017 (MEMBER LOGIN DETAILS REQUIRED)

The articles in this week's issue are: 

  • FAB CEO Comment
  • Shadow Education Secretary’s speech – Labour Party Conference 2017
  • Ofqual Consultation – Functional Skills Qualification (FSQ) Reform – English and Mathematics.
  • Event for Awarding Organisations: Functional Skills Qualification Reform – English and Mathematics
  • Phonics screening check and key stage 1 assessments: England 2017
  • Call for evidence: teacher involvement in developing exam papers
  • The Ofqual Handbook – Webinar
  • Ofqual at the Skills & Employability Summit
  • Qualifications Wales – new published regulatory documents
  • Institute for Apprenticeships – consultation on draft quality statement
  • New DfE Director of Apprenticeships
  • New CPD self-assessment tool launched for potential end-point assessors
  • Building a professional awarding sector
  • CVER – The longer the better? The impact of the 2012 apprenticeship reform in England on achievement and other outcomes
  • Performance tables: approved qualifications and discount codes
  • Initial teacher education: inspections and outcomes as at 30 June 2017
  • Reminders
  • International Skills Partnership
  • OCR Policy Briefing
  • Pearson’s Policy Watch
  • Dysg eNewsletter
  • Department for International Trade (DIT)