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  1. Progression through Further Education to Higher Education Some personal reflections for AOSEC Adult and Community Learning Network 21st November 2008 Fay Croft f.croft@reading.ac.uk 0118 3782331

  2. Lifelong Learning Networks • HEFCE funded partnerships of FE and HE • Developing and supporting progression into and through HE for those kinds of students who might not “normally” progress • Vocational • We are funded to November 2010 currently • 4 universities and 22 partner colleges • Sector specific and cross sector work

  3. In practice? • Curriculum development – Foundation Degrees, CPD • Research into employer and employee current and potential demand • “Bridging” programmes • Raising aspirations + progression opportunities – in liaison with Aimhigher • Professional development for staff – best practice in delivery of HE in FE

  4. In practice? • Events – joint conference with AimhigherMKOB 26th March High Wycombe • Sector Fora – Creative Industries, Health and Social Care, Construction, Land based industries • Funding for Level 3 Guidance interviews and Guidance Toolkit • SE Learning at Work Information Service – Learning Opportunities for adults in the workplace • Mentoring for Progression • Train 2 Gain • 14 – 19 Diplomas etc…………

  5. LLNs in the SE • Progress South Central www.progresssouthcentral.org.uk Tel: 0118 3782330 • Hampshire and Isle of Wight (Progress2 Succeed) www.hi-lln.co.ukTel: 023 8031 9642 • Kent and Medway LLN Web:www.gohigher.org.uk Tel: 01634 883599 • Sussex LLN www.sussexlearningnetwork.org.uk/ Tel: 01273 873398

  6. What does it all really mean? • Response to the skills agenda – Leitch • Personal development and progression linked to international competitiveness and economic well being • Coping with change • Constraints on funding and priorities • Working with the infrastructure available and taking the opportunities we can

  7. What does it really mean? • Making government rhetoric and short term planning into a reality which delivers • Adaptability, flexibility, partnership • An entrepreneurial approach • Colleges joining up with local HEIs – collaboration and partnership • Using your/our professionalism and experience To provide and promote different models of HE – Fds, CPD, HE in FE, “blended” and flexible learning