Apprentice Led Ideas Challenge
| 16 Apr 2015
Jisc supported by AELP are running a special ideas generation event later this month that will enable apprentices/trainees, with their learning providers/employers, to find out more about the Apprentice Ideas Challenge; to share ideas; speak to experts and create a video pitch that could win them £20k to further develop their technology based idea.
Women in Technology | free half-day regional events
| 14 Apr 2015
AELP is supporting the TechWomenUK project funded by the Education & Training Foundation and run by Coralesce Ltd. Its aim is to set up 9 FE/industry partnerships to create innovative strategies to get more women into technology.
Labour publishes education manifesto
| 9 Apr 2015
The new announcement in Labour’s education manifesto published today was a £50m commitment to fund 1,000 National Careers Service advisors to go into schools to offer pupils impartial careers guidance.
A new toolkit for FE providers on Prevent duty
| 7 Apr 2015
AELP, in collaboration with the 157 Group, has launched a toolkit designed to assist independent training providers and FE Colleges in implementing the ‘Prevent Duty and Guidance’ in light of the new government rules on preventing radicalisation.