Downloadable Publications

L&W General Election 2017 Manifesto
12 May 2017

L&W General Election 2017 Manifesto

Learning and Work Institute's General Election 2017 Manifesto

15 March 2017

Three Million Apprenticeships – Building ladders of opportunity

Apprenticeships are a great way to combine learning and earning and meet employers’ skills needs. That is why they have a long history dating back several centuries, though today’s apprenticeships have a wider focus including on...Read more »

Question Mark 24 January 2017

What is the difference?

A new critique of adult learning and teaching by Alan Rogers

Useless Learning 23 January 2017

Seriously Useless Learning

The collected TES writings of Alan Tuckett with introduction and narrative by Ian Nash

Globe 23 January 2017

Popular Education, Power and Democracy

Swedish Experiences and Contributions

More Powerful Literacies 23 January 2017

More Powerful Literacies

Edited by Lyn Tett, Mary Hamilton and Jim Crowther

Cubes 23 January 2017

Prescribing Learning

A guide to good practice in learning and health

23 January 2017

Using e-books and e-readers for adult learning

With a focus on adult literacy

Hearts 23 January 2017

Winning Hearts & Minds

How to promote health and well-being through participation in adult learning.

Colourful Curves 23 January 2017

Learning to Make a Difference

Student-community engagement and the higher education curriculum

Maths4Prisons – Maths Mentors Handbook
23 January 2017

Maths4Prisons – Maths Mentors Handbook

A useful handbook to maths mentors during and after their initial training or for prison staff who are establishing and running a Maths Mentor project.

Discovering Potential 23 January 2017

Discovering Potential

A practitioner's guide to supporting improved self-esteem and well-being through adult learning

Man on mountain 23 January 2017

Dyslexia and Transition

Making the move

Connections 23 January 2017

Handbook of the Recognition of Prior Learning

Putting research into practice

Purple Flower 23 January 2017

Developing Critical Professional Practice in Education

Professional capital to explore the individual and organisational value of critical professional development

Designing the just learning society 23 January 2017

Designing the just learning society – a critical inquiry

Offers a modestly resilient hope that a just learning society is a realistic utopia

Book 23 January 2017

Adult Literacy and Development

Stories from the Field

Abstract person 23 January 2017

Adult learning, citizenship and community voices

Exploring community-based practice

27 March 2009


Producing clearly written and easily readable materials is very important for all organisations. Readability shows how both the design and readability level of texts can be adjusted to ensure that those with difficulties do not encounter...Read more »