1. Xmas 2017 Policy in your Pocket published

    The Xmas edition of Policy in your Pocket briefing has been published. In the Xmas 2017 issue you will find:   DfE Social Mobility Plan  Future of Skills & Lifelong Learning Report AEB Devolution Apprenticeships T-Level… Read More
  2. November Policy in your Pocket update out now!

    The November 2017 issue of Policy in your Pocket is now out!  It's a bumper edition, and  includes:   ·       A Budget for skills? ·       Industrial… Read More
  3. July issue of the TSNLA Policy in your Pocket out now!

    The July issue of Policy in Your Pocket is now out, bringing you a monthly round-up of all that’s new and important for third sector learning and skills.  We’ve done all the hard work and kept up with the news to bring you this summary of… Read More
  4. Read the latest adult learning news and find out about resources with the TSNLA June Policy in your Pocket bulletin

    Read the current TSNLA Policy in your Pocket briefing to find out about all that's happening in adult learning and skills.  The bulletin includes: Post-Election – what’s happening? (includes Queen’s speech, FE, localism… Read More
  5. May 2017 Election Special Policy in your Pocket briefing

    The May 2017 TSNLA Policy in your Pocket briefing is now out.  This is an election special edition. In it you will find an analysis of what the parties say about adult & FE, work & benefits, and ESF; plus information on the delay to… Read More
  6. Non-levy Apprenticeships delay and confusion

    The sector has been exercised this month by a decision to pause over £400 million in funding allocations for non-levy paying Apprenticeship employers, to allow time for a ‘careful review’ to ensure ‘the right balance between… Read More
  7. RoATP and other Appprenticeship developments

    As the levy dates approaches, there has been saturation cover of developments around Apprenticeships in the education press, a lot of it very negative.  Here are some of the main issues that have arisen this month: How the levy impacts on charities… Read More
  8. Apprenticeship Diversity Champions Network

    February saw the launch of the Apprenticeship Diversity Champions Network (ADCN) consisting of 23 employers, including organisations such as Roll Royce, BBC, BAE Systems, Asda and a number of small and medium sized employers. Nus Ghani MP has been… Read More
  9. Policy Exchange Report

    A new report from the Policy Exchange called ‘The Skills we need and why we don’t have them – How Apprenticeships should be reformed to make the UK compete on the global stage’ claims that a significant proportion of the… Read More
  10. Guides to Apprenticeships

    The SFA has produced a 2-page briefing to help local employers understand about the Apprenticeship changes     The House of Commons Library has also published a helpful background pack for MPs who took part in a backbench debate on… Read More