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:


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