Readings in Post-Compulsory Education: Research in the Learning and Skills Sector

Readings in Post-Compulsory Education: Research in the Learning and Skills Sector

by Anne Thompson
     
 

The editors provide an illuminating commentary to eleven key articles covering the main issues affecting the post-compulsory education sector today. Contributions include an analysis of what influences students to drop out from their learning programs, how the participation of hard-to-reach learners can be widened, how adults with basic skills can be encouraged to

Overview

The editors provide an illuminating commentary to eleven key articles covering the main issues affecting the post-compulsory education sector today. Contributions include an analysis of what influences students to drop out from their learning programs, how the participation of hard-to-reach learners can be widened, how adults with basic skills can be encouraged to learn, and how research can help make sense of the ‘muddle' of middle management in Further Education colleges.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780826493545
Publisher:
Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date:
04/22/2007
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
5.76(w) x 8.42(h) x 0.74(d)

Meet the Author


Yvonne Hillier is Professor of Education at Brighton University, UK.

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