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  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. May edition of Policy in your Pocket out now!

    The latest TSNLA 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, plus details of free resources and opportunities… Read More
  7. Grants programme launched for apprenticeship practitioners

    A major practitioner-led programme is being launched, providing grants for 10 collaborative projects to investigate outstanding teaching, learning and assessment of apprenticeship standards.   Delivering apprenticeship standards in future will… Read More
  8. Limited Offer! Free training with Education & Training Foundation courses & the TSNLA bursary

    The TSNLA and ETF have teamed up to bring you FREE access to a range of exciting courses. We are doing this through our Continuing Professional Development Bursary Scheme. This is only available to Third Sector learning provider staff who need to go on a… Read More
  9. Update on the TSNLA/ETF Professional Exchange project

    The Third Sector Professional Exchange is funded by the Education and Training Foundation as part of their responsibility to improve the quality of teaching and learning in adult learning settings. There are several Exchanges operating throughout England,… Read More
  10. Invitation: case studies of digital skills CPD and delivery in Voluntary and Community Sector and Family and Community Learning providers

      Invitation: case studies of digital skills CPD and delivery in Voluntary and Community Sector and Family and Community Learning providers   Recent research into Voluntary and Community Sector (VCSE) and Family and Community learning… Read More