BIS adult English and maths 11 December response 2014

English and maths is more crucial than ever for the new generation of learners. The government has today responded to an inquiry into adult literacy and numeracy skills with a short film encouraging people to understand the positive impact gaining these vital skills can have on the economy, society and the lives of people across the country.The film directly answers the call from the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills Select Committee to respond to their inquiry in an accessible and engaging way ( The film allows viewers to hear from learners and teachers about the importance of studying English and maths as well as setting out the Government’s work to equip people with these important skills.The full report can be accessed here

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