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Report: The Role of Microcredentials in Modular Learning

As jobs and the demand for skills continue to change, people will continually need to re-train, re-skill or redeploy to remain economically competitive.

8 June 2022

Former Universities Minister Rt Hon Chris Skidmore MP has launched a Lifelong Education Commission under his Chairmanship at ResPublica, with a vision to achieve whole-system reform.

Upcoming Events

  • ESOL for Skills Report Launch
    Fri, 09 Dec
    South Thames Colleges
    09 Dec, 14:00 – 16:00
    South Thames Colleges, Wandsworth High St, London SW18 2PP, UK
    Our latest report argues that enhanced provision of ESOL courses is a vital component of both social integration and of economic growth.
  • In conversation with...  Lord Blunkett
    15 Dec, 11:00 – 12:00
    Online Event
    Discussing the Blunkett Report's proposed reform of the apprenticeship levy into a "growth and skills levy", and how training support can be targeted at local and sectoral skills "cold spots".
  • Labour Party's Skills and Education Policy
    17 Jan 2023, 10:30 – 12:00
    London, 1 Parliament St, London SW1A 2JR, UK
    The Lifelong Education Commission will be organising a panel event in Parliament to discuss the Labour Party's skills and education policy vision, following the recent publication of the Report of the Labour Party's Council of Skills Advisers.
  • In conversation with... Minister Jeremy Miles MS
    01 Feb 2023, 11:00 – 12:00
    Online Event
    Lessons learnt from the integration of further and higher education in Wales for the future structure of the UK's tertiary education, with a particular view to learning from areas of innovation in education provision.

Our independent Commissioners’ combined experience, knowledge, and expertise will steer our work and help achieve our aim to truly transform the UK’s Education and Skills system.

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