Further education (FE) and skills
Find out how our FE and skills strategy supports the sector, and explore the news, stories, services and advice that will help guide your digital journey.
Jisc’s FE and skills strategy
Drafted in response to sector needs, our strategy helps guide FE providers’ digital evolution for the three years until 2023 and beyond.
Shaping the digital future of FE and skills
In partnership with the AoC, we're exploring the potential of technology to benefit the further education sector now and into the future. Starting in summer 2020, this project researches and shares innovative teaching, learning and assessment practice, and explores what good looks like in terms of digital leadership, wellbeing and digital CPD.
Jisc’s shaping the digital future of FE and skills programme reinforced digital and data poverty as a pressing concern for the sector requiring further understanding and action. The COVID-19 pandemic has widened the digital and social divide, and black, asian and minority ethnic (BAME) communities have been disproportionately impacted by the virus.
This report offers an overview of the Black FE Leadership Group’s 10 point plan and a closer look at the institutional journeys towards a culture of anti-racism of three FE colleges.
As the education world shifts its perspective on and prioritising of digital learning tools, Hereward College talks about improving infrastructure to help support students.
The pandemic has given FE providers a significant jolt and accelerated their move towards better use of technology for teaching and working.
Sharing good practice
We're joined by ESOL lecturer Seima Mahmood to discuss a new online space they built for students to engage with each other throughout the pandemic.
Practical advice and support
FE experts give top tips for teaching in lockdown 2021
The enforced shift last spring to online work and study took its toll on staff and students alike. With the move to working purely online again - at least for the early part of 2021 - here's a package of practical advice from experts at Jisc and teachers, practitioners and leaders across the sector.
Supporting Institutes of Technology
We're working with Institutes of Technology to prepare today’s learners for the workplace of tomorrow. Our tailored consultancy and support can help you ensure that all learners are given the best possible student experience.
Vocational learning resources
There's a big problem with skills shortages in the construction industry - we’ve developed new, high quality interactive digital learning resources mapped to construction qualifications.
Advice and guidance
The four areas where the move to online relationships with staff and students could affect the assessment of risk or the effectiveness of existing measures.