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Colleges braced for corporate culture shock

With the launch of a new insolvency regime, the stakes have never been higher for college boards, writes George Ryan

Everyone loves taking a peek behind the curtain: getting an insight into a world that we know exists but do not normally get to see. Fly-on-the-wall TV programmes, offering a glimpse of the inner workings of a bustling Manchester school or a busy maternity unit, have proved hugely popular in recent years.

Researchers at the University of Stirling are now using a similar tactic to glean information about one of the last secret gardens left in education: college governing boards. The project will film at eight colleges and training providers across the UK and report back next year.

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