- www.lluk.org - Lifelong learning UK
LLUK (Lifelong Learning UK) has replaced FENTO. FENTO was one of 73 UK-wide National Training
Organisations (NTOs) established to promote competitiveness by raising education and training
standards in the industries and occupations they represent. It was the national leadership
body responsible for the development, quality assurance and promotion of national standards
in the FE sector.
- www.basic-skills.co.uk - Basic Skills Agency
The Basic Skills Agency is the national agency for basic skills in England and Wales and is
supported by the Government. The site contains information about the Agency, along with basic
skills news and events and details of programmes on offer.
- www.talent.ac.uk - Training Adult Literacy, ESOL and Numeracy Teachers
Talent stands for Training Adult Literacy, ESOL and Numeracy Teachers. Talent East is the
consortium that covers the London East area and its headquarters are based at the PDC at Tower
Hamlets College. The website contains teaching & learning materials, guidance on professional
developments, news and job opportunities.
- www.niace.org.uk - NIACE
NIACE has a particular concern for widening access to learning opportunities and increasing
participation among those groups currently under represented in education and training. It works
in all fields of UK education and training.
- www.bbc.co.uk/skillswise - Skillswise
The BBC Skillswise site has lots of resources. The "In the News" section is particularly good.