Working with adult learners

Community-based adult learning includes a range of learning opportunities such as numeracy, literacy, languages, arts, crafts, information and communications technology, creative writing, dance, walking, fitness, sport and courses for personal development.

Adult literacies

Information about adult literacy and numeracy policy in Scotland, plus resources and guidance to support your practice.

Community-based adult learning

Find out more about community-based adult learning (CBAL), and the variety of learning approaches that can be provided in community settings.

English for Speakers of Other Languages

Policy, advice and resources for those delivering ESOL classes and courses in Scotland.

Video case studies: adult learning

Video case studies showing examples of adult learning taking place in local communities.

Statement of ambition - adult learning

All Adult learning posts

More from Education Scotland

Other websites

  • Adult Literacies Online

    Access a growing bank of Scottish-based learning and teaching resources, training materials and useful research and reports.