Downloadable Publications

Hearts 23 January 2017

Winning Hearts & Minds

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

Discovering Potential 23 January 2017

Discovering Potential

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

Connections 23 January 2017

Handbook of the Recognition of Prior Learning

Putting research into practice

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.

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

Expenditure and funding models in lifelong learning
9 January 2010

Expenditure and funding models in lifelong learning

Any strategy for lifelong learning requires a strong knowledge base. This paper represents a major original contribution to building that knowledge base. It covers expenditure on lifelong learning, as well as models for funding. As part...Read more »

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 »