Could Area Reviews, poor financial track records and being digitally challenged spell the extinction of the FE college?
That is the argument of some private providers I had lunch with recently. They thought FE colleges had real problems with the calibre of governors, a marked lack of understanding and reluctance to use digital and much more.
Have they got is right or totally wrong? Most FE staff have strong feelings over this but tend not to voice their views too loudly. What is your view?
The full article can be found in my regular column on FE News.