Other Useful Organisations
Learndirect - Impartial advice on careers and learning, and Learndirect courses and centres
http://www.niace.org.uk/ The National Institute for Adult Continuing Education. A non-governmental organisation that works for more and different adult learners
RaW - The BBC website for skills for computer and money in everyday life.
Skillswise - The BBC Website to help improve your English and maths with Factsheets, worksheets, quizzes and games.
Move On - Test your English and maths skills
Excellence Gateway- portal for practitioners within the learning and skills sector in England. Here you can access resources, inspire innovation and share good practice. The Excellence Gateway offers support and advice, and opportunities to participate.
Campaign for Learning - A charity that aims to make learning part of everyday life. Their main areas of work are family learning, learning in schools and learning at the workplace.
Skills Funding Agency - The body responsible for funding and planning education and training for over 16 - year - olds in England.
BBC Parenting website - Offers information, tips and ideas on parenting.
BBC Learning website - Offers online learning, support and advice
Lifelong Learning - Advice and news on lifelong learning
www.niace.org.uk/quickreads - Information about fast-paced, bite-sized books by bestselling writer
www.nec.ac.uk/info/ - National Extension College provides distance learning courses and is open to people of all ages and from all backgrounds.
www.grundtvig.org.uk/ - information about Grundtvig learning opportunities.
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