Welcome to the Skills for Life Network E-News Update
The updated Skills for Life Strategy has now been published - see the article for a summary of the Strategy and a link through to the full document from the Department for Innovation, Universities and Skills (DIUS).
You'll also see that responsibility for managing Update, the Skills for Life magazine, and the Skills for Life national conferences has now been passed to the Learning and Skills Improvement Service (LSIS). See the article below for more information and for the dates of the 2009 conferences.
If you're interested in undertaking a PhD in Literacy/Numeracy, you may like to read about the funding opportunities available for PhD programmes at Lancaster University - deadlines for applications are fast approaching.
Finally, Skills for Life Network is now tweeting! You can follow us on Twitter at www.twitter.com/sfln.