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Tes FE Podcast: Adult education participation hits low point

Sir Alan Tuckett and Tes FE columnist Sarah Simons discuss the state of adult education

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Sir Alan Tuckett and Tes FE columnist Sarah Simons discuss the state of adult education

The number of adults currently learning is at its lowest point since 1996, according to research by the Learning and Work Institute. In this week's Tes FE Podcast, Sir Alan Tuckett, professor of education at the University of Wolverhampton and former NIACE chief executive, discusses the drop in participation in adult education with Sarah Simons.

This podcast relates to an article in the 9 November edition of Tes. You can read the article here. To subscribe, click here. To download the digital edition, Android users can click here and iOS users can click hereTes magazine is available at all good newsagents

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