Third Sector Education and Training Stakeholders Network
The purpose of the Network is to provide a framework for a third
sector perspective on education and training in Wales and give the
third sector a forum to enable discussion around education and
training issues for third sector providers in Wales. The Network is
primarily for third sector organisations whose primary purpose is
the delivery of education either in the community or the
Organisations wanting to join the network can
contact kthryn Robson or Graham Price by email stating
what your organisation does and its role in providing education and
The Network acts as a consultative group for those third sector
organisations who are invited to the ministerial meetings with WG.
We are part of a Task and Finish Group working with DfES to address
underachievement in schools linked to poverty and to support the
Schools Challenge Cymru Programme.
We liaise with other national groupings such as Colegau Cymru,
Community Learning Wales, the National Training Federation for
Wales, Estyn and Agored Cymru to develop links for third sector
providers at a national level.
We are informing the development and delivery of the Curriculum
Framework in relation to adult informal learning and the
recognition of prior learning;