Adult literacy must be a national priority

ACE unlocks learning during Adult Learners’ Week

Private training college watchdog urged to crack down on ‘spruikers’ misleading potential students

Goss helps others to learn new skills

Is Australia missing the point on adult education?


Sally Thompson, CEO Adult Learning Australia, appears on ABC TV Victoria discussing dodgy training providers.

Sally Thompson, CEO Adult Learning Australia, appears in an episode of Today Tonight discussing issues surrounding adult literacy.


ALA recently held a forum in partnership with the CAE in Melbourne on Social Inclusion and Learning. The panel session featured on Radio National’s Big Ideas. ABC big ideas

ALA President Barry Golding on ABC Radio Rockhampton in the lead up to an ALA forum in Rockhampton on adult education in rural and regional communities – Literacy a problem for many Australians Literacy a problem for many Australians

ALA President Barry Golding talks on ABC Radio Brisbane about the cuts to TAFE and other adult learning pathways, which means thousands of Australian adults are missing out on opportunities to increase their productivity – Adult literacy Adult literacy

ABC Radio National Bush Telegraph radio interview – Sally Thompson (CEO Adult Learning Australia) and senior Australian Barbara Winter – Adult Learners’ Week 2012 Adult Learners’ Week 2012