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Over 50s embracing technology for education during pandemic, Research Reveals

A new study by leading adult education charity, The WEA (@WEAadulted), showed that the pandemic spurred over 50’s to upgrade their technological as well as educational skills. It reveals that  83% of this generation reported on having no or moderate experience using virtual learning prior to the pandemic but are now embracing technology for learning with over half studying history and culture courses.

The Skills Bill will bring significant changes to the skills landscape - But it is not a revolution in lifelong learning

The Skills Bill is quiet on support for any qualifications below Level 3 and also support for subjects outside a narrow band of technical disciplines. We have argued that these lower level qualifications offer many adult learners key progression routes and also that they lead to skills and behaviours which employers value.

WEA AWARDS 2021 WINNERS ANNOUNCED

The winners of the #WEAAwards were announced on 6th May. Established in 2012, the annual awards celebrate students and tutors who have transformed their lives and the lives of others through lifelong learning.

Keith Hodgson, North East WEA Regional Chair remembers why Nigel Todd meant so much to so many people - WE Are podcast

WE Are - WEA North East's @WEAadulted #Podcast   The WEAre podcast highlights the work WEA in the north east and its commitment to adult education, by focusing on the work staff, volunteers and branches undertake with students,  partners and within local communities.

WEA CEO & General Secretary Simon Parkinson features on WE Are podcast #5

WE Are - WEA North East's @WEAadulted #Podcast   The WEAre podcast highlights the work WEA in the north east and its commitment to adult education, by focusing on the work staff, volunteers and branches undertake with students,  partners and within local communities.

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