Boards must open up;FE Focus
The funding council has just embarked on a review of FE management at the behest of the Education Minister. The remit reveals that the Government not only wants answers on how effective managements are but how their performance can be monitored and shortcomings rectified.
The STUC conference lambasted boards for being secretive and excluding staff. "If there is to be transparency in FE nationally, the same should apply within each college," one group stated.