Articles from HOLEX

Keeping England Learning - COVID-19 Requests from HOLEX

@HOLEXPolicy have responded to @GillianKeegan's letter of 23 March 2020 which set out the government’s response to COVID-19 in relation to the Adult Community Education (grant funded) providers and independent / private providers:   Gillian Keegan,Parliamentary Under Secretary of State Apprenticeship and Skills,Department for Education,Sanctuary Buildings,20 Great Smith Street,LONDON,SW1P 3BT

Classroom Learning and Apprenticeships: A Twin Level 2 Offer for 16-18 Year Olds

It is time to regroup and determine an offer for the 16-18 year old that the school system forgotI meet many young people who through no fault of their own have found it impossible to get 5 GCSEs at level 4.

Sue Pember awarded CBE for services to Adult Education

HOLEX is delighted that Sue Pember has been recognised for her work in adult education. Sue has been our Policy Director for four years and has worked relentlessly on behalf of the sector and the adult learner. She is seen as a sector leader in adult and further education and gives her time freely to mentor and support service and college leaders.

Adult Education staff recognised in New Year's Honours 2020

HOLEX is delighted that 5 of our members have been honoured in the Queen’s New Year’s Honours list.

Susan Pember discusses her four pressing issues in Adult Education

We chat with Dr Susan Pember, Director of Policy at HOLEX about her four pressing issues that the UK faces, which adult education and training can help resolve. We caught up with Susan just after her speech at the AELP annual conference. She left the stage after rousing applause for highlighting, to SFA and EFA Chief Peter Lauener, her views on the current Apprenticeship end point assessments. She commented during the Q&A 'It's morally wrong to start an apprentice on a programme when you don’t know how they are going to be tested at the end".  


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