Welcome to the June edition of our Community of Practitioners' Bulletin - your link to what's happening in Teacher Education in the Lifelong Learning Sector.
Under the Government reshuffle DIUS has been joined with BERR and become BIS. There is also a lot going on regionally this month and your comments would be welcome on all the issues raised in the Bulletin and the Events.
We'd like to hear your views and any recommendations you have on articles, books or useful websites you've discovered so email us at email@example.com and share your ideas.
See below for:
News from the Profession
Latest Discussion Document
Out and About
News from the Profession:
LSIS (Learning and Skills Improvement Service)
LLUK (Lifelong Learning UK) and SVUK (Standards Verification UK)
Institute for Learning (IfL)
TSNLA - Third Sector News
Latest Discussion Document:
Video of the Select Committee Teacher Training Inquiry. Shows the full discussion and comments made on teacher training by Toni Fazaeli, Chief Executive, Institute for Learning; David Hunter, Chief Executive, Lifelong Learning UK; Stella Mbubaegbu CBE, Association of Colleges and Dr Michael Thrower, General Secretary, Principals’ Professional Council. Makes fascinating viewing and your comments would be welcome. See the video of the inquiry at http://www.parliamentlive.tv/Main/Player.aspx?meetingId=4231.
Your chance to ask others in the COP for Teacher Educator resources, ideas etc for particular projects or share great finds
OUT AND ABOUT
Conferences and Events
Books, journals, websites etc