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Press release: Lifelong learning creates jobs and enriches lives

Adult Learning Australia, the national peak body for adult and community education, welcomes the priorities that Labor outlined at the National Skills Summit. In his address to the Summit, the Opposition Leader Bill Shorten emphasised three top priorities for jobs

International Women’s Day 2017

On International Women’s Day we are sharing stories about women who are transforming their lives through learning.

ALA’s pre-budget submission

Adult Learning Australia provided input into the Australian Government’s 2017–18 Budget through the pre-Budget submission process. This submission took into account information we gathered from in our member survey of 2016. You can check out our response here.    

Upcoming forum: Dhumbadha Munga – talking knowledge

Friday 28th April 2017 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures are the first nations people of this country and the oldest continuing culture in the world. Their knowledge goes back tens of thousands of years. They have complex and diverse

ALA conference: Exploring possibilities – changing lives

The 54th Adult Learning Australia conference will be held on the 13–14 June 2017 in Hobart Tasmania. It is in partnership with LINC Tasmania and will explore the different ways learning changes lives.   Our conference Our conference program will

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