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My World of Work
 Thinking about going to college or university? Looking for a job? Or considering a career change?Whatever stage of your working life, My World of Work is here to help you with up-to-date information, advice and tools.

Volunteer Glasgow

volunteerglasgow.org is maintained and developed by Volunteer Glasgow in partnership with the hundreds of volunteers, community activists, community groups, charities, businesses, social enterprises, and other volunteer involving organisations that help to inspire people to take action and devote their energies to improving the world around them for the benefit of their neighbours, their communities, their city, and their environment.

The Big Plus
This is the website of the national campaign to raise awareness of and offer support to adults who would like help with reading, writing or numbers across Scotland.

The Glasgow Story
As the name suggests, this website tells Glasgow's story through a series of stories and images of the city.

Education Scotland
This is the website of the main organisation involved in the development and support of the Scottish curriculum.

Learn Direct Scotland
Learndirect is the national advice service for adult learners, providing information on courses available and sources of funding. It also operates a telephone helpline on 0800 100 900.  

Learn ESOL Glasgow 

Developed for ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) learners in Glasgow, the Learn ESOL Glasgow website provides information and assistance on all aspects of learning ESOL and answers many of the questions learners have about ESOL.

Learning Link Scotland
The website of Learning Link Scotland who support voluntary adult education organisations through the provision of information, advice, training, networking, and sharing of views and ideas.

Scottish Adult Learning Partnership (SALP)
SALP is a national partnership of adult learners and those who make provision for them, and is responsible for the coordination of a number of campaigns in Scotland, including Adult Learners' Week and Family Learning Week.

Scottish Book Trust
This is the website of Scotland's national agency for reading and writing. The organisation is committed to the promotion of reading and books.

Adults Learning Mathematics - A Research Forum
This is an international research forum bringing together researchers and practitioners in adult mathematics/numeracy teaching and learning in order to promote the learning of mathematics by adults.

National Institute of Adult Continuing Education (England and Wales) (NIACE)
This is the website of the national development organisation for literacy and numeracy in England and Wales.

Basic Skills Agency Resource Centre
This is a reference only collection of basic skills teaching materials for adult and young people. Produced by the University of London Institute of Education.

BBC Computer Tutor
This online guide from the BBC teaches you the basics on how to use computers.

BBC Learning
A comprehensive guide containing information about all aspects of learning, from courses available in your area, to student finance.

BBC Skillswise (Numbers)
This site includes lots of helpful factsheets, quizzes and tests to help you brush up on your numbers skills.

BBC Skillswise (Words)
This site includes lots of helpful factsheets, quizzes and tests to help you brush up on your skills with words.

The Chalkface Project
This contains lots of useful factsheets and publications for those involved in secondary education in the UK.

City and Guilds Basic Skills Website
An online directory about a variety of key-skills qualification including education and learning.

Cool Reads
This website was set up by two teenagers as a site where you can access lots of up to date reviews of and information about books available for those between 10 and 15 years old.

Count On
A National Grid for Learning site aimed at young people. Contains lots of fun quizzes, tests and resources to make learning maths fun!

Department for Education and Skills: National Numeracy Strategy
Provides information on professional development, resources, research, targeted support and teaching programmes.

The British Dyslexia Association
The website of the national association which campaigns to promote a dyslexia-friendly society. Contains lots of useful information about dyslexia and where to get support.

Internet for mathematics and adult numeracy
This is a free online tutorial that teaches you how to improve your internet skills

Mathematics Post-16 (the Nuffield Foundation)
This site contains useful free resources aimed at one involved in teaching maths.

National Literacy Trust
The National Literacy Trust is a charity set up to improve literacy across the UK. The site contains up to date information about various literacy campaigns organised by the NLT such as their National Reading Campaign.

Research and Practice in Adult Literacy
This organisation focuses on the role of literacy in adult life. The site contains useful research updates, and general information about adult literacy.

The Maths Forum
Provides a selection of good sites to visit for information about adult numeracy.

YouthLink Scotland
Youthlink Scotland is the national youth work agency for Scotland. It aims to champion the role and value of the sector and challenge government to invest in the development of accessible youth work opportunities.

Families Outside
Families Outside is a Scottish charity which helps hundreds of families each year through the Scottish Prisoner's Family Helpline. Through research, training and partnership work, Families Outside aims to raise awareness of the needs of families afffected by imprisonment.