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Media release: ALA welcomes the Parliamentary Inquiry into Adult Literacy

Adult Learning Australia (ALA) welcomes the new Parliamentary Inquiry into Adult Literacy recently launched by the House Standing Committee on Employment, Education and Training. Read the full media release: Adult Learning Australia welcomes the Parliamentary Inquiry into Adult Literacy

Position Vacancy: Learning Officer at Brimbank Libraries

Brimbank Libraries is seeking a Learning Officer to support and implement the Brimbank Lifelong Learning Strategy.   About the role: Support and foster a wide range of strategic partnerships with Council, government, community, education providers and business to implement Brimbank’s

ALA’s pre-budget submission

A significant percentage of Australian adults have low literacy (43%), numeracy (54%) and digital skills; impacting around three million or one-fifth of working aged Australians. The data on adult literacy and numeracy tells us that there is a mismatch between

AEGT 2021 Virtual Conference

Announcing Adult Education in Global Times (AEGT 2021) June 3-6, 2021 A virtual conference incorporating AEGT2020         Planning international academic conferences has become very complicated in the midst of a global pandemic that has still not run

Special issue of Australian Journal of Adult Learning out now!

Volume 60, Number 3, November 2020 Getting serious: The national ‘vision splendid’ for adult education 60 years onBarry Golding Educating Australian adults in an era of social and economic changeStephen Billet & Darryl Dymock Esmonde Higgins and the lost history

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