Commission on Adult Vocational Teaching and Learning

Commission news

The Commission published its summary report, It’s about work… Excellent adult vocational teaching and learning, on 25 March 2013.  The report received positive media coverage.

Frank McLoughlin published his CAVTL One Year On Review on 13 November 2014.  The review received positive support from partners.  See more here

You can also read the TES FE news article: Decades on, adult learning is called in for a service (11 May 2012)

CAVTL and Ofsted Joint Project: Illuminating excellent practice in vocational teaching and learning
The Commission on Adult Vocational Teaching and Learning and Ofsted are pleased to be working together to explore and publish examples of excellent practice in vocational teaching and learning. ...
Last updated: 23/07/13

It's about work... Excellent adult vocational teaching and learning
The Commission on Adult Vocational Teaching and Learning launched its summary report, It’s about work… Excellent adult vocational teaching and learning, on Monday 25 March 2013 at the Royal Academy ...
Last updated: 25/03/13

Commissioners visit Prince’s Trust centres in London
A news article about CAVTL commissioners' visit to Prince's Trust centres in London on 5 December 2012
Last updated: 19/02/13

Commission on Adult Vocational Teaching and Learning – Emerging Themes
A message from the Chair of the Commission introducing its emerging themes, December 2012.
Last updated: 14/12/12

Down on the farm for the second commissioners' meeting
Find out more about the second meeting of the Commission on Adult Vocational Teaching and Learning (CAVTL) which took place at Bridgwater College on 26 September 2012.
Last updated: 15/11/12

Commissioners visit Rolls-Royce
Find out more about the third meeting of the Commission on Adult Vocational Teaching and Learning (CAVTL) which took place at Rolls-Royce, Derby, on 7 November 2012.
Last updated: 15/11/12


Work starts for the Commission on Adult Vocational Teaching and Learning
Commissioners met for the first time in Lancashire at the end of June - starting, as they mean to go on, seeing vocational learning in action and talking to learners and their tutors about their ...
Last updated: 03/08/12

FE and skills experts and employers asked to contribute to newly launched independent Commission
An independent Commission established to improve adult vocational teaching and learning has been formally launched by the Skills Minister, John Hayes.
Last updated: 11/07/12

New adult vocational commissioners announced
A team of 19 vocational education experts have been announced as the newest addition to the independent Commission on Adult Vocational Teaching and Learning.
Last updated: 10/07/12