Evaluation of SkillForce Zero Exclusions pilot: final report

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Author: Hallam, Susan; Mainwaring, Deborah; Rogers, Lynne

Abstract:

This research evaluates a pilot of alternative education provision for disaffected young people. SkillForce is an education charity working with young people in schools in Great Britain who are in danger of leaving school without the skills and qualifications they need to succeed in life. The Zero Exclusions pilot, funded by the Department for Education (DfE) was made up of a series of initiatives implemented with different groups of young people around the UK. The evaluation, conducted between January and July 2012, aimed to inform future policy and practice in supporting young people...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Youth; Participation; Teaching and learning; Skills and knowledge; Evaluation

Keywords: Youth at risk; Youth program; Program evaluation; Educational alternative; Skill development; Student retention; Self development

Geographic subjects: Great Britain; Europe

Published: London, England: Institute of Education, University of London, 2012

Physical description: 68 p.

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http://discovery.ucl.ac.uk/1507465/1/Final_report_SkillForce.pdf

Notes:
The Institute of Education research brief for this report may be found at: http://www.ioe.ac.uk/Research_Expertise/RB10_Skillforce_Hallam.pdf

Resource type: Report

Call number: TD/TNC 116.1201

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