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Education and Training Research Publications

 

Date Publication Description
   
30/07/2007 Young People's Awareness and Experience of Educational Maintenance Allowances (EMAs) and their Impact on Choices and Pathways The aim of the research was to gather evidence of young people's awareness and experience of the EMA, to assess the impact on young people's choices and pathways, and to assess if EMAs help to prevent young people from becoming NEET.
30/07/2007 Young People's Awareness and Experience of Educational Maintenance Allowances (EMAs) and their Impact on Choices and Pathways - Research Findings The aim of the research was to gather evidence of young people's awareness and experience of the EMA, to assess the EMA's impact on young people's choices and pathways, and to assess if EMAs help to prevent young people from becoming NEET.
20/07/2007 Evaluation of Skills for Work Pilot Courses – Interim Report - Research Findings A summary of the interim findings of the evaluation of Skills for Work pilot courses. A final report of the evaluation will be published in late 2007/early 2008.
23/03/2007 Evaluation of Information Advice and Guidance: Perceptions of Learners, Potential Learners and Intermediary Groups Research to evaluate the effectiveness of a number of recent changes introduced to improve the quality and consistency of IAG (Information, Advice and Guidance) on funding for learners.
23/03/2007 Evaluation of Information Advice and Guidance: Perceptions of Learners, Potential Learners and Intermediary Groups - Research Findings Research to evaluate the effectiveness of a number of recent changes introdauced to improve the quality and consistency of IAG (Information, Advice and Guidance) on funding for learners.
20/03/2007 24 in 2006 - Scotland's Young People: Findings from the Scottish School Leavers Survey The Scottish School Leavers Survey (SSLS) series aims to describe the experiences of young people at school, the decisions they make about staying on or leaving, and their transitions and experiences after leaving school.
19/03/2007 National Adult Learning Survey (NALS) 2005 Scotland Report In 2005, for the first time, the Scottish Executive funded a Scottish boost to the National Adult Learning Survey (NALS). The NALS series, which was established by the Department for Education and Employment in 1997, provides robust, nationally representative data on participation in and attitudes towards adult learning. This report summarises findings for Scotland.
19/03/2007 National Adult Learning Survey 2005: Findings for Scotland - Research Findings In 2005, for the first time, the Scottish Executive funded a Scottish boost to the National Adult Learning Survey (NALS). The NALS series, which was established by the Department for Education and Employment in 1997, provides robust, nationally representative data on participation in and attitudes towards adult learning. This report summarises findings for Scotland.
14/03/2007 Evaluation of Individual Learning Accounts Scotland - Interim Report on Intermediary Study - Research Findings These are the interim findings from interviews and focus groups with intermediary agencies associated with the ILA Scotland scheme.
14/03/2007 Evaluation of Individual Learning Accounts Scotland - Phase One Learning Providers Study - Research Findings The findings reported here are key interim findings from research examining the views of learning providers associated with the ILA scheme.