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Individual Learning News – Issue 9 published


The ninth issue of the excellent Individual Learning News is now available on the Lifelong Learning website.

The Content list of articles, all available online in full includes:

Implementing Learning To Succeed
Responses to White Paper queries.

Learning To Succeed - The New Framework
The White Paper aims for a more coherent system and higher quality learning opportunities focusing on the economy's need for skills.

Learning To Succeed - The Consultation Process
The different arrangements for consultation that relate to different areas dealt with in the White Paper.

Learning to Succeed and Lifelong Learning Partnerships
The White Paper endorses the current roles and responsibilities of Lifelong Learning Partnerships and strengthens their role.

TEC '99
The TEC National Council's Spring Conference was perfectly timed for a dramatic introduction to Learning to Succeed.

Ufi Roadshows
Roadshows spread the word about the Ufi and encourage people to get involved.

Moving Forward on Basic Skills
Government action following publication of the 'Moser' report, A Fresh Start: Improving Literacy and Numeracy, has been swift.

Over Three Quarters of a Million Call Learning Direct
Huge success for the Learning Direct helpline, providing free advice and information about learning opportunities to adults.

New Ministers
Malcolm Wicks and Michael Wills at the DfEE.

The Learning Agenda
An Industrial Society report identifies key barriers to the development of a learning society in the UK.

Family Learning
Bill Lucas, Chief Executive, Campaign for Learning on its Family Learning Weekend.

The Educational Value of Museums, Galleries and Libraries
Increasingly we are realising the importance of non-formal modes of learning and other settings for that learning to take place.

Learning in the Workplace
DfEE's Workplace Learning Division helps encourage, develop and embed policies for learning in the workplace and employee development.

Individual Learning Accounts
Next year sees the national launch of ILAs. The first million accounts will each receive £150 from TEC resources.
Union Learning Fund

The ULF is part of the DfEE's strategy to create a lifelong learning culture. A key theme running through ULF projects is innovative approaches to learning.

Sign Up Now - Again
NIACE ran its second Sign Up Now campaign in September.

Creating a National Skills Agenda
The Skills Task Force advises on skills gaps and shortages, current and anticipated, in the labour force and how they can be addressed.

Pathfinders for Adult Advice and Guidance
New Information Advice and Guidance service to give adults support and details of local learning opportunities.

Targets for the New Millennium
The National Learning Targets for the new Millennium aim to raise attainment and standards for young and old.

Capital Modernisation Fund: ICT Learning Centres
Funding for up to 700 new ICT learning centres in England.

Lifelong Learning Partnerships Conference
October event announced.

Human Touch Required
Information and Learning Technology has enormous potential to encourage individuals and communities, employers and employees, to engage in learning. Richard Ingham introduces two projects.

Supporting Learners in the Community
Joint Gloucestershire and Cornwall initiative.

Supporting Learners in the Workplace
Learners at Work is a two year project to identify the support needed by learners using ILT in the workplace.

Results of the Survey
What you thought of Individual Learning News.


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