Summer 2018 Policy in your Pocket briefing now out!
The TSNLA's monthly policy briefing called Policy in your Pocket is now out! It contains summary information and links to everything that is going on in the world of adult education policy and funding.
The current issue is Summer 2018 and it includes:
Adult education budget
Challenge Fund now open
Draft Code of Good Governance for Independent Training Providers
Apprenticeships update, including:
o How much apprenticeship levy is left for non-levy payers?
o Concern over rise in high level apprenticeships
o Government has ‘no concerns’ over sub-contracting fees
Other news in brief, including:
o Futures secures National Careers Service contracts
o FETL paper on lifelong learning
o Consultation on education and employability for young people
o ESF funding promises
o Functional Skills consultation outcome
o Importance of literacy, numeracy and IT skills
o Using phonics with adult learners
Focus on Funding, Resources & Events, including:
o ETF training events
o Leading Change staff development programme for T Levels
o Digital guides from Digital Unite
o Equality Act Handbook
o Free training events from OCN London