Our thinking on current learning and skills issues, alongside contributions from leading voices across the sector and the political spectrum.

by Helen Prew • on 22 May 2015

Howard Gilbert

It is with sadness that I write that Howard Gilbert died recently at the age of nearly 92.  He was a distinguished adult educator, who was a thoughtful and supportive colleague to everyone he met, and a marvellous advocate for adult learning and learners.

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by Rob Gray • on 08 May 2015

Work and career support for the long-term unemployed: a better Work Programme

Rob Gray how the next Work Programme can foster innovation, partnerships and collaboration.

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by Steve Mulligan • on 07 May 2015

Time to ensure older people gain the digital skills they need

In the next in our series of blogs on the Ten Policies for Ten People, Steve Mulligan explains how the Government can deliver a programme of Training to support Older People and carers to rapidly gain the skills they need to access online services.

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