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The crisis in adult education

It won’t grab many headlines, even in the specialist education press, but there is a growing crisis in adult participation in education and training, with stark implications both for our economy and our democracy. 1,703 more words

Spring into the new year!

All WEA Leicester courses Spring 2015 – an overview of our courses starting in January 2015 for your interest. Contact us on 0116 251 9740 or… 9 more words

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Philosophy - Spring and summer courses

Philosophy – world and society    C2333253

Is it possible to see the world as it really is, or only through the filters of the human mind? 129 more words

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School-ing and Group-work

Schools are designed on the assumption that there is a secret to everything in life; that the quality of life depends on knowing that secret; that secrets can be known only in orderly successions; and that only teachers can properly reveal these secrets. 477 more words

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Organisational Change requires Leadership Alignment

” (For change in an organisation (an environment comprising of 2 or more individuals) to occur, leadership must first be aligned in terms of knowledge, principals and vision.

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Parliament Week and practical political education

It’s Parliament Week. What do you think about practical political education?

The polls in the Rochester and Strood by-election are due to close at 10pm tonight but the comment and opinion will go on for days. 309 more words

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Blended Focus at #ACTFL14

Tomorrow I will be attending the ACTFL Annual Convention and World Language Expo in San Antonio, Texas. While I am very excited about attending a conference as a participant and not a facilitator, I am torn about how to best spend my time during the regular conference. 232 more words

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