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One of the original six key skills which General National Vocational Qualification students were required to demonstrate, and one of the three which were formally assessed, the other two being ...
currency

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1 A qualification, or credits towards a qualification, are said to have currency if they are generally recognized and accepted.2 In assessment, and particularly the assessment of skills, the currency ...
e-learning

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Is the acquisition of competencies, knowledge, and skills through electronic media, such as the Internet or a company Intranet. [See computer-assisted instruction, learndirect, online learning, and ...
Individual Learning Account

Individual Learning Account  

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(ILA)Under the terms of the Education and Training (Scotland) Bill, ILAs were presented as a strategy to promote lifelong learning. Introduced in October 2000, they were designed to encourage people ...
Launchpad schools

Launchpad schools  

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An initiative announced in 2002 in which 30 schools drawn from the primary and secondary sectors were chosen to pioneer government strategies to reduce the workload of teachers. The initiative ...
National Targets for Education and Training

National Targets for Education and Training  

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(NTET)Originally promoted by the Confederation of British Industry in 1991, the targets were endorsed by the government following the 1995 White Paper Competitiveness: Forging Ahead. The targets set ...
qualified teacher status

qualified teacher status  

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(QTS)All teachers who enter the profession to teach in compulsory state education in England are required to have achieved, or be working towards, a teaching qualification which satisfies the ...
University for Industry

University for Industry  

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(UFI)A UK government programme launched in 2000 that seeks to provide opportunities for continuing training and education for workers. Unlike a traditional university, the UFI operates through around ...

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