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Upcoming Events

  • Wed, 26 Jun
    RSA House
    26 Jun 2024, 18:00 – 22:00
    RSA House, 8 John Adam St, London WC2N 6EZ, UK
    26 Jun 2024, 18:00 – 22:00
    RSA House, 8 John Adam St, London WC2N 6EZ, UK
    Lecture - Free to attend Dinner - Ticketed

Previous Events

Financial Literacy and Life Skills

12 June 2024

Explore the true societal and economic contributions of Financial Literacy skills

Lifelong Learning Pathways for Music and the Arts

6 March 2024

Music and the arts have been hit severely over the last few years, with political discourse involving an underappreciation of their importance.

In conversation with Minister Jeremy Miles MS

1 February 2023

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.

In conversation with... Lord Blunkett

15 December 2022

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".

Making LSIPs Work

29 November 2022

Discussion how LSIPs will work in practice, particularly -the collaboration between ERBs, local authorities, and tertiary education providers

In conversation with... Sir Philip Augar

24 November 2022

Discussing the challenges facing skills and lifelong learning as we gradually enter the next general election cycle, and what comes next for tertiary education.

In Conversation with Jesse Norman MP

14 June 2022

Discussing the role that specialist institutions can play in addressing local skills "cold spots", building on Jesse Norman's experience with the New Model Institute for Technology and Engineering in Hereford.

Report Launch: The Role of Microcredentials in Modular Learning

8 June 2022

This report seeks to explore the emerging role of microcredentials in modular learning and how a common understanding can enable alternative pathways to higher level qualifications in the UK.

In conversation with SoS Kwasi Kwarteng MP

16 May 2022

In this monthly session, we welcomed Kwasi Kwarteng MP, Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, to discuss what more can be done to solve the productivity puzzle, linking the country's industrial strategy to skills development, and how a 'Green Skills revolution' can be a driver for growth.

Report Launch: The Future of Higher Technical Education

27 April 2022

Reversing the decline of Higher Technical Education provisions in England could be key to realising the Government's Levelling Up plans.

In conversation with Michael Gove MP

28 March 2022

The Lifelong Education Commission is running a series of monthly online talks, moderated by the Chair Chris Skidmore MP, covering Lifelong Learning, and all things related to policy around Education and Skills.

In this monthly session, we are happy to be welcoming Michael Gove MP, Secretary of State for Levelling Up, Housing, and Communities, to discuss the Commission's Skills and Levelling Up Manifesto, and how a Skills Strategy needs to align more closely to Devolution and Local powers to deliver on the promise of Levelling Up the country.

Report Launch: Learning Ecosystems

8 March 2022

The Commission's second report seeks to explore how a place-based approach to education and skills can transform lifelong learning. This builds on the experience and practice of partners in Doncaster to establish a local ‘Talent and Innovation Ecosystem’.

Past Events
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