An eye on those endearing terms
So to the Ofsted website, where there is a salutary lesson in how to put your foot in it. Its reports on sixth-form and general FE colleges refer to them as institutions which cater for "boys and girls".
This raised the eyebrows of one of my chums at the Association of Colleges, who commented: "Says something about the mindset, no?"
Email us FErret@tes.co.uk