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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.

Estranged Students: Illustrating the Issues

Little is known about the experiences of estranged students either in the UK or internationally: based on interviews, this study represents the first of its kind in Scotland, exploring how estranged students navigate Education structures and the institutional and interpersonal resources available. This report includes findings from the SRHE and Carnegie funded research on 'estranged students' and is illustrated by Samia Singh.

Started by | Posted 2 years ago

Adult Participation in Learning Survey 2019

This report presents the findings from the Learning and Work Institute's 2019 Adult Participation in Learning Survey, which was funded by the Department for Education (DfE). This includes patterns of participation in learning across demographic groups, the nature of learning undertaken, motivations for and barriers to participation, and the benefits of engaging in adult learning. The 2019 survey records the lowest participation rate in the 23-year history of the survey.

Started by | Posted 2 years ago

Empowering adults through upskilling and reskilling pathways - Volume 1: adult population with potential for upskilling and reskilling

This study is the first volume of Cedefop research on empowering adults through upskilling and reskilling pathways. The report on empowering adults suggets that upskilling and reskilling adults is a solution to digitalisation, ageing societies, transition to a green economy, and social inclusion issues that the EU currently faces.

Started by | Posted 2 years ago