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Bedfordshire learning addicts get together
What is EUCIS-LLL and why does it matter to ECA members?
ECA contribution to ‘Learning for a better world’.
ECA responds to newly published report
European Civil Society Platform on Lifelong Learning Annual Conference (EUCIS-LLL)
Find out more about LE60FILM here
Thursday, 28th February, Portcullis House, Westminster, London
Please visit http://www.democracymatters.org.uk/
Inaugural meeting of new Grundtvig project
Westminster Education Forum event, 16th May 2013
Westminster Briefing Event, 12th March 2013
Deadline 22nd February 2013
6th - 7th June, Mercure Hotel. Leicester, UK
Review of ‘How Much is Enough? The Love of Money and the Case for the Good Life’
Call for applications to celebrate innovation and excellence in adult education.
Help celebrate individuals, companies, organisations and groups who demonstrate good practice in developing craft skills including learners and tutors
Bedfordshire and Luton, 6th December, 2012
ECA Annual Conference and AGM Report
24-26th October, 2012, Nuremberg, Germany
Art workshops and exhibition held for families.
ECA Annual Conference and AGM 2012
4 days left to submit provider registration forms
Chance to win up to €1,000 worth of digital camera equipment, plus a trip for two to Brussels
15 partnerships to start work in August 2012
Honouring the best initiatives that promote active ageing and solidarity between generations
Over 200 opportunities for informal learning
Association launch their new â€˜Inspire Markâ€™ project â€˜Going Green for Goldâ€™ with help from BBC celebrity.
Read the ECA's response
LSIS launch resources on Excellence Gateway
NIACE online survey aimed at individuals
Read ECA review here
Details of the response can be seen here.
Official launch today
ECA response to Smaller Government; "Bigger Society"? Inquiry
18/03/2011 - 'New Dynamics of Learning and Ageing: exploring the role of education in later life' conference
11th - 13th October 2011, Maynooth National University of Ireland
Places still available on Parliamentary Outreach course
Submissions must be received by 18th March 2011
View presentations and video from the event here
Deadline for Transversal Study Visits approaching
3rd March 2011, Peoples History Museum, Manchester
New Flexi-Path publication
Democracy Matters event, Central Hall, Westminster on 6th December 2010.
ECA response to document
Prof. Brian Groombridge's involvement with the programme showcased.
ECA Vice-Chair reports on the BBCâ€™s launch event
Flexi-Path approach welcomed by adult education practitioners
'Out of the twilight zone' â€“ the arts and wellbeing in the third age
â€œI am absolutely committed to adult learningâ€
Minister for Skills and Lifelong Learning - â€œLearning is a vital part of our livesâ€
Proof that learning does not have to be about getting back into work!
Manchester 360Â° has released a special Adult Learners Week e-bulletin.
NIACE briefing note sets out the policies of the 3 main parties
Event presentations now available
See materials from the successful Grundtvig conference here
The ECA contributes to the celebration event
A case study of the successful Grundtvig project has been published in LLine.
The ECA would like to congratulate its Chair & CEO Bernard Godding on being awarded an MBE.
Strengthening the ECAâ€™s European initiatives.
National Advisory Forum Representation
The Government opens up debate around Charity Pooled Investments
Partnership launches Festival of Learning website
Adult Education specialists from across Europe met in Norwich last week as the national Adult Learning Festival was launched.
ECA Chair & CEO Bernard Godding was delighted to be a guest at the 18th Adult Learners Award Ceremony.
New funding for intergenerational projects has been announced.
Pathfinder programme builds on shared achievement.
The revamped Whitechapel art gallery re-opens on the 5th April 2009
24/03/2009 - Better Together: Building Social Capital through Co-operative Community Based Learning Conference
ECA memberâ€™s Manchester conference champions Lifelong Learning
ECA Chair, Bernard Godding and other Adult Education experts from across Europe have met in Bonn to launch a new vocational qualifications project.
19/01/2009 - Boosting Creativity and Innovation in Europe: Official launch of the European Year 2009 in Prague
The Czech Presidency of the EU launched the European Year of Creativity and Innovation 2009 on 7 January with the slogan "Imagine, Create, Innovate"
Why not go out into your garden and do your bit?
A further tribute to the late educationalist
The TEDDYBEAR project is featured in both of ECOTEC's latest GRUNDTVIG handbooks
Following from last years Teddybear success, the TEACh project is featured in the latest official Grundtvig publication.
2005-2014: The Decade of Education for Sustainable Development
The History of the Settlements will be explored in an upcoming Conference
The 51st Salzburg Talks will not be going ahead
An exciting exhibition is being held
The Eastern Counties embrace the environment for Adult Learners' Week
As Adult Learners' Week approaches the ECA announce their contribution.
The ECA's conference, held on 6th May, is a huge sucess.
Joan Ruddock , Minister for Climate Change, Biodiversity and Waste welcomes the ECA's initiative.
ECA Chair Bernard Godding attended the event
The Informal Adult Learning Consultation period has been extended to 12 June
UEA's fortnightly newspaper 'Concrete' has run a feature on the ECA's EAC Activities.
The Annual LeicestHERday was held at Walker's Stadium in Leicester on Friday 7th March.
Active ECA member Mary Babris has died, aged 77 . ECA Chair Bernard Godding reflects on Mary's life.
Former Chair of the ECA, Howard Gilbert shares his recollections of the life of active ECA member Mary Babris.
And the theme has been chosen as; "Citizenship in a Globalized Society; Challenges for Adult Education?"
The January edition of the ECA News has been sent out to members this week
The idea of switching money from traditional evening classes to "virtual vouchers" was floated by the Government today
3 Norfolk based community champions promote the sustainability project at The Forum, Norwich.
The ECA attended the launch of the Big Green Challenge campaign at the UEA on Friday, 30th November.
President Emeritus of the ECA, Professor Brian Groombridge, joins the Chief Scientist's FORESIGHT high level stakeholder group
Bernard Godding worked for Andrew Fairbairn at the time he was Director of Education in Leicestershire
National Chair Bernard Godding explains why he believes Every Action Counts
Nominations have been received to fill many of the vacancies on the Committee that were notified in September.