IfL is working to engage national and local press to raise the status of its members. Click the links below for Institute for Learning press releases to see what we have been saying.
IfL announces results of 2013 Advisory Council elections
28 Nov 2013 12:00 pm
IfL has announced the results of its 2013 Advisory Council elections.
IfL welcomes shadow secretary’s commitment to teaching qualifications
21 Nov 2013 5:00 pm
IfL has welcomed a speech by the shadow education secretary at the AoC conference in which he said that a future Labour government would insist on college teachers being qualified.
IfL announces publication of book on professional learning
31 Oct 2013 3:00 pm
IfL has announced the publication of “Challenging Professional Learning”, which examines the professional learning of teachers and trainers in further education and skills.
IfL comments on apprenticeships implementation plan
29 Oct 2013 7:00 am
Commenting on the government’s decision to put apprenticeship design in the hands of employers, IfL says the real test will be whether more businesses get involved in offering apprenticeships.
IfL welcomes Education and Training Foundation appointments
28 Oct 2013 2:00 pm
IfL has welcomed the appointment of David Russell as chief executive of the Education and Training Foundation and Paul Mullins as its chair.
All young people must have qualified teachers, says IfL
24 Oct 2013 7:00 pm
IfL says that all 14 to 19-year-olds deserve to be taught by qualified teachers, regardless of whether they are studying in a school or in further education.
IfL supports Professions Week through CPD seminars
22 Oct 2013 11:30 am
As a founder and one of 15 professional bodies supporting Professions Week, IfL has organised a series of special CPD events for members.
IfL welcomes subsidy for maths teaching programme
14 Oct 2013 2:30 pm
IfL has welcomed the announcement of a subsidy for the FE GCSE maths teaching programme and is encouraging experienced teachers to get involved as professional development leads.
IfL patron calls on teachers to reclaim the moral purpose of education
14 Oct 2013 12:30 pm
IfL patron Stella Mbubaegbu CBE, principal and chief executive of Highbury College, Portsmouth, has called on teachers and trainers to reclaim the powerful moral purpose of education.
IfL calls for ambitious strategy to eliminate illiteracy
08 Oct 2013 6:00 pm
Responding to the OECD's 2013 survey of adult skills, IfL has highlighted the key role of trained and qualified English and maths teachers in improving levels of literacy and numeracy.
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