In this week's podcast, the FE team discuss the latest House of Lords debate and the importance of teaching life skills, as well as the college staff giving up their summer holidays to provide Covid catch-up support to students.
West Midlands mayor Andy Street also features: he remembers Jack Cook, the economics teacher who changed his life.
Tune in and enjoy.
Meet Andy Street: mayor of the West Midlands
Covid catch-up: What colleges have planned this summer