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public Dissemination Events - Towards a Teach Too Framework: lessons from the projects | 15 May 2015
UCL Institute of Education and AELP will share emerging findings from some of the 25 Teach Too Phase 2 projects, and discuss elements that could be built into the national framework (to be launched in the Autumn) at two discussion and dissemination events in June.
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public ELMAG Phase 2 Invitation to Tender now imminent | 14 May 2015
Phase 2 of the Excellence in Leadership, Management and Governance (ELMAG) partnership led by AELP and funded by the Education and Training Foundation is now steadily underway.
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restricted Build your ‘Commercial Capacity’ and unlock your business potential | £2k funding support | 7 May 2015
As reported in the April edition’s Sector Connect #92, AELP is supporting the Growth Accelerator programme for its Members and other independent training providers.
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public Electrotechnical Trailblazer Apprenticeship - Assessment Plan Consultation | 7 May 2015
Dear Colleague

Many of you contributed to the consultation on the Electrotechnical Trailblazer Standard in February 2014. Thank you for that. Following amendments as a result of the consultation the Standard was submitted and approved by the Minister in March.
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public Level 2 Butchery Assessment Plan Consultation | 22 Apr 2015
The Butchery Trailblazer Group made up of employers across the meat industry would like to hear from existing or prospective training providers who may be interested in getting involved in the redesigned apprenticeship for butchers.
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public 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.
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public Main party manifestos published | 14 Apr 2015
Both the Conservatives and the Labour party have now published their election manifestos.
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public Trailblazer Standard Lead Practitioner in Adult Care - Consultation| Attention Care Providers, your input and comments is required | 14 Apr 2015
The adult care Trailblazer employer group has drafted two new Apprenticeship Standards. One is entitled ‘Lead Practitioner in Adult Care’ (level 4) and the second is called ‘Leader in Adult Care’ (level 5).

The surveys are now open below:
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public 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.
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public 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.
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