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on 10 Feb 2017

Developing Traineeship Programmes for Young People who are Not in Education, Employment or Training (NEET)

Learning and Work Institute is working with the Department for Education to develop new approaches to the traineeship programme.

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on 31 Jan 2017

2017 Festival of Learning AWARD Nominations NOW OPEN

With the recent launch of the Government’s Industrial Strategy placing significant emphasis on lifelong education and training, it has never been more important to raise the profile of adult learni

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on 27 Jan 2017

"We need a step change in participation in learning" - Stephen Evans

For January 2017 the Department for Education has released the latest statistics about learner parti

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on 23 Jan 2017

Skills at the Heart of Industrial Strategy

Learning and Work Institute has today welcomed the fact that skills are at the heart of the Government's Indus

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on 20 Jan 2017

Learning and Work Institute - at the heart of public sector apprenticeships

Learning and Work Institute (L&W) is helping public sector organisations to meet their apprenticeship targets and assisting them to recognise the benefits of apprenticeships to their organisati

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on 13 Jan 2017

Work placements crucial for technical education and training

Learning and Work Institute, in partnership with Fair Train, has been commissioned by the Department for Education (DfE) to gather evidence on good quality, effective work placements and any challenges to delivering these.

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on 13 Dec 2016

Making learning and work count

Our vision is for a prosperous and fair society in which learning and work provide opportunities for everyone to realise their potential and ambitions throughout life.

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on 09 Dec 2016

Addressing barriers to employment for disabled people

This report presents findings from our research into the barriers to employment, volunteering and skills development for disabled people and individuals with long-term health conditions residing in

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