Welcome to the Edge Foundation

  • It's been 10 years since the Edge Foundation was formed. Take a look at some of our greatest moments

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  • We celebrate success and showcase vocational excellence

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  • Edge's manifesto ahead of the 2015 general election

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  • Edge is an independent education foundation, dedicated to raising the status of practical and vocational learning.

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  • We work with policy-makers and opinion-formers so that we can take our message to the people who make the decisions

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  • Working with a number of organisations who share our belief in the importance of technical, practical & vocational learning is important to us

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Partner Updates

  • Festival of Learning 2015

    During the months of May and June, the Festival of Learning will bring together organisations across the country to offer thousands of opportunities for anyone and everyone to learn something new. The Festival aims to celebrate adult learning and heighten awareness of the learning opportunities available across the UK.

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  • Making maths and English work for all

    The Education and Training Foundation is encouraging employers, practitioners and learners to get involved in a consultation which opens this week, focusing on the effectiveness of non-GCSE maths and English qualifications.

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Policy work

Edge Manifesto

  • Our manifesto sets out policies to tackle youth unemployment, rebalance our education and training system and create profound partnerships between education and employment.

On Twitter

@ForwardPR: Did you know that @katenash has been appointed as an ambassador to this year's @ukEdge VQ Awards? http://t.co/accChFqHtL

Thu Mar 26 4:02PM

Know an employer who encourages & supports vocational learning at work? Nominate them for a VQ Employer Award #VQDay http://t.co/S7RZlPyBgi

Thu Mar 26 1:35PM

Moving on up - new report from @IPPR calls for better information about school and college choices at 14 http://t.co/1s2I53P1fA

Thu Mar 26 1:34PM

New report from @IPPR calls for a coherent 14-19 phase of education http://t.co/1s2I53P1fA

Thu Mar 26 9:24AM

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