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Towards a Citizens' Curriculum


As part of a new project, NIACE is working on the development of a Life Skills / Citizens’ Curriculum - learning designed together with adult learners in a local context, to help them gain greater control over their lives.

 

The concept of a Citizens’ Curriculum originates in Learning through Life - the final report of NIACE’s Inquiry into the Future for Lifelong...


07/28/2014 - 10:48 | Comments


Community Learning Champions Network Bulletin


The Community Learning Champion Support Programme Network Bulletin is published termly and provides the latest information and updates on Community Learning Champion Support Programme news, policy, local schemes, resources, events, and publications.

 

The latest bulletin is now available to download: January 2014

 

In this edition:

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03/13/2014 - 12:46 | Comments


Maths4us – Action on Adult Maths Initiative


In the December issue of the CLC bulletin we told you about a new maths initiative that NIACE is driving forward. From now until the end of March 2013, a key partnership of national organisations will support a wide range of activities to raise awareness of the importance of maths as well as tackle some of the challenges in this area. The Maths4us initiative includes:
  • developing and promoting new maths apps for adults;
  • training up...

03/13/2014 - 14:25 | 1 Comments


Voices of Community Learning Champions published


The stories of eleven Community Learning Champions, illustrating the impact volunteering has had on them as well as the difference they have made to the learners they have supported, has been published by NIACE to coincide with National Volunteers’ Week (1 – 7 June).
 
The stories featured in this Voices publication are Community Learning Champions’ personal accounts of their experience,...

02/13/2014 - 09:27 | 3 Comments