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Guide to the Post-16 Planning and Funding Framework

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Department for Education and Skills (DfES) guidance for the provision of post-16 funding.

The new Post-16 Planning and Funding Framework is the result of the Review of Post-16 Planning and Funding and aims to relax the direct link between funding and learning activity, It will be focusing on the quality of the learning offer in terms of the outcome for individual learners.

Programmes rather than qualifications are at the core of the new framework with each programme having a defined purpose and outcome against which it will be monitored.

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