October issue of Policy in your Pocket out now!

The latest Policy in your Pocket briefing has been published. In the October 2017 issue you will find:

·       Adult learning update

 ·       Apprenticeships & social mobility

 ·       T-Levels

 ·       Autumn budget and ESF

 ·       Conservative Party conference

·       EPI/Pearson report on post-16 reforms

 ·       Other news in brief (including Opportunity to get involved in offender learning contract; Last chance to get involved in the Functional Skills consultation; Nesta report on The Future of Skills: Employment in 2030; Update on Learndirect; Behavioural insights to improve English and maths; Employers still happiest with independent training providers; FE Student Loans changes; AoC calls for DfE civil servants with experience of FE)

·       Focus on Funding, Resources & Events (including TSNLA/ETF Continuing Professional Development Bursary Scheme; Education and Training Foundation (ETF) resources; Free resources from NCVO for third sector organisations; Digital Champions training offer; Free conference on post-Brexit priorities; European adult learning resources; And a final tribute to Jane Slowey

Download and read the October 2017 issue