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Our migration stories: Highview School

Posted by Ariel on 10 Apr 2015

The Guardian newspaper has recently put out a ...

We are recruiting!

Posted by Dermot on 30 Mar 2015

Would you like to join our team of ESOL teachers? Have you got experience of teaching ESOL and taking action for the common good? Are you available to teach on Saturday afternoons? ...

Fuel Poverty Action

Posted by Ariel on 5 Feb 2015


Towards a citizens’ curriculum – Chisenhale launch

Posted by Ariel on 5 Feb 2015

We kicked off the “Towards a Citizens Curriculum” on November 10th at Chisenhale Primary School. Everyone is very excited to be involved in a research project and particularly interested in the theme: money....

Bring Your Own Device

Posted by Dermot on 21 Jan 2015

We have teamed up with NIACE (National Institute of Adults Continuing Education) to investigate the potential for working with technology in contexts where computers are not available....

Joint letter to Boris Johnson from EFA and Natecla

Posted by Dermot on 16 Jan 2015

Dear Mr Johnson,...

EFA participate in NIACE research project

Posted by Dermot on 16 Jan 2015

Towards a Citizens’ Curriculum is a research projec...

EFA students write to Boris

Posted by Dermot on 16 Jan 2015

We discussed Boris’ comments about learning English (see previous post) in class today. The students at St. Mary’s Battersea wrote letters in response. Boris said:...


Posted by Dermot on 16 Jan 2015

Eleven EFA teachers and volunteers met on Saturday and turned their attention to “action”. What do we mean by action? Sometimes is collective. Sometimes it is individual. It can be political (to change policy)....

Classes starting in September

Posted by Dermot on 3 Sep 2014

email Ariel to check when each class starts.