Lifelong Learning Week

Monday 2 - Friday 6 November 2020

What is Lifelong Learning Week?

Lifelong Learning Week is an annual celebration of the benefits of adult education for individuals, communities and employers. The week of activity will raise the profile of lifelong learning with key stakeholders and showcase the very best in adult learning.

What the week included

We had a wide range of activity taking place across the week, seeking to highlight the importance of lifelong learning and celebrate the achievements of adult learners. Catch up below if you missed it.

Monday 2 November

We launched the latest results of adult participation in learning survey

Tuesday 3 November

We announced our award winners for Festival of Learning 2020

Wednesday 4 November

We hosted the English, maths and ESOL Conference

Thursday 5 November

WEA hosted a webinar on the Ages of Lifelong Learning

Friday 6 November

Nominations have opened for Festival of Learning 2021

Watch our online awards ceremony

Watch it here

The social conversation

Lots of activity took place on social media, using the hashtag #LifelongLearningWeek.

For questions about Lifelong Learning Week, contact us at [email protected]