Resource Centre

Resource Centre

The EPALE Resource Centre is a bank of materials that will help keep you up to date with adult education best practices and reference documents.

We publish case studies of innovative adult education approaches, reports and policy documents as well as magazine and newspaper articles.

You will also be able to find open education resources as well as training and learning materials so you will always have access to the best tools to help you in your everyday work.


How to use the Resource Centre

There are several ways to browse and search the EPALE Resource Centre:

  1. Browse The newest content is at the top of the page so you can easily stay up to date with the most recent developments in the sector.

  2. Search Go straight to a specific resource by typing the title, author or keyword in the search box.

  3. Filter Filter by type of resource, theme, tags, country, author and language. Relevant resources will be listed to the left of the page.

Happy searching!


How to get involved

Do you have a resource you would like to share or an interesting publication you would to publish in EPALE? EPALE can provide an extra dimension to your project by promoting your results within a professional network across Europe.

Please note: The resources featured in EPALE are not endorsed by the European Commission.

We do our utmost to ensure that content hosted on EPALE, or directly linked to, does not breach EU and national rules and conventions governing intellectual property. However, if you feel that we have infringed these rules please contact us via the EPALE helpdesk or via the feedback form so we can ensure this content is removed from the site.

The Prison System: Priorities for Investment

The Prison System: Priorities for Investment report considers the state of the current prison system and recommends that the government focuses on making improvements to sentencing policy; the prison estate; safety; and the workforce.

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Reforming Outcomes – A Review of Offender Education in Wales

Authored by David Hanson MP, the Welsh government's report on its own involvement with prison skills provision, education and employment opportunities was released in March 2019. It provides a detailed view of the government's actions and makes 22 recommendations to the Wlesh government concerning improvements to the services they offer offenders. 

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PET’s Citizens Inside: A guide to creating active participation in prisons toolkit

Through the Erasmus+ Active Citizenship project, the Prisoners’ Education Trust has released the Citizenship Inside: A guide to creating active participation in prisons toolkit designed to be used by prisoners, prison staff and the voluntary sector to help drive engagement with active citizenship in prisons and prepare those in custody to have a positive experience when they are released.  

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Dyslexia Consultancy Malvern releases new resources to support practitioners working with prisoners with Specific Learning Difficulties

Dyslexia Consultancy Malvern has released a new series of booklets that can be used as guides by people working with prisoners who have Learning Difficulties. They take into account changes brought about by the 2019 Prison Reforms. Eight booklets are included in the collection and a self-assessment audit sheet and PowerPoint presentation covering issues for consideration are also freely available to download.

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10 Prisons Project – Family engagement programme resources

The 10 Prisons Project has released briefings and accompanying resources that aim to reduce substance misuse and violence in prisons by ensuring that prisoners are able to maintain good relationships with their families and other important people. The briefings and resources will be valuable to anyone working with prisoners and their families.

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