National Extension College: Sixty years of second chance learning – FE Week Tuesday, 15 August 2023

“There is no doubt that its (National Extension College) original remit – to offer second chances to learners in our educationally divided country – is as relevant as ever. And any lifelong learning policy worth having must surely find an effective way of supporting institutions and provision dedicated to those ends.”

The National Extension College has pioneered distance and second-chance education for six decades this August, and its founding mission is more relevant than ever, writes Sir Alan Tuckett, Emeritus professor of education, Wolverhampton University, in the latest issue of FE Week.

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