Before I worked in this sector I hadn’t the foggiest what FE was, never mind what people actually did in colleges.
Mainstream media’s factual reporting of FE has been historically lacking, but that’s nowt compared to its presence, or lack thereof, in the fictional world of British TV and film production.
There are a few American TV shows that feature their version of FE, community colleges, most notably the brilliantly ridiculous Community, but can you think of anything based at or even giving a nod to the FE sector in this country? No, me neither.
That changed a couple of Sundays back when ...
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