The Resource Directory is a new section on the site. It will help you find suppliers of Skills for Life resources and access information on their products and services. Look out for more suppliers coming soon.
Free online courses from the Open University. Digital skills development courses include: Introduction to cyber security, Take your teaching online, Living with the internet and Simple coding.
Specialist provider of resources for adult beginner readers, Entry level English and ESOL learners, and the award-winning tool to teach reading, Yes We Can Read.
These free online courses from the Education and Training Foundation are divided into two categories: one to help you improve your personal digital skills and the other to help you apply digital skills in teaching and learning.
The Enhance Digital Teaching Platform from the Education and Training Foundation is designed to help develop your teaching and training practice using technology.
A summary checklist for use by teachers and teacher trainers, which aims to give a very brief overview of the principal dyslexia indicators.
The Digital Garage offers free learning content with a focus on data technology, digital marketing and career development. Online modules cover topics ranging from the fundamentals of coding to how to land a job online.
Webwise offers a range of video and written guides to help people get connected and develop the online skills to make the most of their mobile, tablet, computer or interactive television.
BBC Click aims to provide a user-friendly guide to the latest technology news, issues, gadgets and apps.
Accenture Digital Skills is a free, interactive series of courses which help and prepare people to build the digital skills necessary to gain a job or start a business.
This is a free, introductory online module which aims to provide practitioners with an improved awareness of what dyslexia is, its impact, how it is assessed in different contexts and how it can be supported within an inclusive learning environment.
Written by an experienced maths teacher, this book aims to support achievement of Functional Skills maths and/or (foundation level) GCSE maths for learners studying within a range of post-16 settings, including further education colleges, adult and community learning, sixth form colleges and work-based learning.
The third editions of Making Britain Numerate and Making Britain Literate are now available. Both editions contain additional worked examples and resources which help support achievement of functional skills and GCSE, and can be used as self-study guides and/or in-class support. In each of the books, the focus of some of the resources is on engagement with contemporary social issues.
Making Britain Numerate and Making Britain Literate are two workbooks written to support learners studying Functional Skills either as part of an apprenticeship or as stand-alone qualifications. The third editions of both books are now available.
A review of legacy and current websites with information on the practice Key Skills/National Adult Literacy and Numeracy Tests
This exhibition site brings together some of the most effective resources for ESOL available on the Excellence Gateway including key materials created as part of the Skills for Life strategy, such as the Adult ESOL core curriculum (2001).
These courses from the Open University are free of charge, completely online and have no start or end date, so can be studied at any time. On completion learners can download a digital badge which can be displayed on individual profiles, CVs and social networking sites.
These stories and multimedia resources can be used by friends, family, tutors, libraries, enrolment, and of course learners themselves. Whether it is getting back in to education in the first place or looking at how you might progress in what you are doing, there is a story.
Free to download for Android and Apple phones, the Maths Everywhere App has three different sections offering helpful tools, video tutorials and practice questions to help adults improve their maths skills and become more confident.
Unionlearn has introduced a handy new online toolkit to help trade unions support English and maths learners.
Functional skills qualifications in English, mathematics and ICT are available at Entry 1, Entry 2 and Entry 3, level 1 and level 2. This section of the Excellence Gateway website gives an overview of the qualifications and of the assessment outcomes for qualifications at each level.
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