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  1. TSNLA to close in 2019 with AELP taking forward representation of third sector providers

    Since its inception, TSNLA has successfully supported third sector organisations involved in adult learning and skills and championed third sector interests. Unfortunately, it has become increasingly difficult to sustain these activities at the level… Read More
  2. Autumn 2018 Policy in your Pocket out now!

    The TSNLA's monthly policy briefing 'Policy in your Pocket' is out now. It contains summary information and links to everything that is going on in the world of adult education policy and funding, plus details of free resources and… Read More
  3. 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… Read More
  4. New Challenge Fund launched

    Do you have great ideas or emerging evidence about how to help more people with musculoskeletal and/or mental health problems stay in work?   If so, the Challenge Fund might be of interest to you. The Challenge Fund is a new… Read More
  5. July 2018 Policy in your Pocket bulletin 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 July 2018 and it… Read More
  6. TSNLA presentation at AELP conference

    In June, TSNLA CEO Tim Ward delivered a workshop at the AELP annual conference. The slides that he used can be downloaded here - they provide some fascinating statistics and insights into third sector learning and its challenges, along with a… Read More
  7. Government urgently needs to boost lower level skills training to be ready for Brexit, says new AELP policy submission

    The government urgently needs to step up its response to addressing lower level skills gaps in the economy with Brexit less than a year away, according to a new policy submission by the Association of Employment and Learning Providers (AELP). AELP is… Read More
  8. Tim Ward from TSNLA asks local authorities not to leave third sector community learning providers out in the cold

    TSNLA Chief Executive Tim Ward has written to the education press highlighting the impact on third sector providers of a recent decision by the ESFA regarding adult learning funding. This is what he has written: ESFA recently announced the offer of… Read More
  9. June edition of Policy in your Pocket now out

      The new issue of Policy in your Pocket is now out and it includes: ·       TSNLA and AELP join forces ·       Adult education budget… Read More
  10. London Learning Consortium Commissioning events

    London Learning Consortium (LLC) is holding two commissioning events to outline its partnership allocation process for 2018/19. The first event is on May 14th (10AM -1PM) at the Osmani Centre in Whitechapel, Tower Hamlets London and… Read More