This report sets out the findings of research commissioned from the National Institute of Adult Continuing Education (NIACE) by the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS).
In 2015/16, BIS supported L&W to develop its work on the Citizens' Curriculum by carrying out further piloting activity in contexts not included within the scope of the first piloting phase.
The citizenship materials for ESOL learners are designed to help teachers to embed citizenship content in ESOL lessons.
A collection of case studies to showcase the work of pilot schemes that have taken part in a Citizens' Curriculum approach to learning.
Ten modules to encourage more adults to learn with their children, produced in collaboration with CBeebies, the BBC's flagship television station and online facility for young children.
We've worked with partners and young adult carers to develop and pilot tailored resources and approaches to careers guidance, to better support young adult carers.
This report sets out the findings of a survey carried out by NIACE to investigate approaches to capturing wider outcomes and social value currently in use among community learning providers.
Useful statistics on care leavers, highlighting the challenges these young people face.
Showcasing how the Army successfully put English and maths at the heart of its support for the development of employee skills.
This Adults Learning Extra considers a vision for adult learning in Europe.
This issue of Adults Learning Extra examines the role of education and skills in tackling poverty and low pay.
A resource to help you identify and understand the needs of learners and to plan your work with them.
Resources for programmes and projects that are designed to help women from Pakistani, Bangladeshi and Somali communities access adult learning.
Our policy paper identifies 10 ways in which learning can help older people respond to the challenges of ageing and sets out three aims to improve access to learning opportunities.
The Government has a target of three million apprenticeship starts in England by 2020, and is introducing an Apprenticeship Levy on the payroll of large employers to fund this increase and to encourage greater employer engagement...Read more »
The government wants to see another 3 million apprentices by 2020, and that’s a vision that we can all buy in to. But to make that happen we need to make sure apprenticeships are a high...Read more »
Our policy solution calling for urgent action to unlock the skills of migrants and UK residents.
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 »