"The Survey" - Learning Towns, Learning Cities
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Peterborough's Learning Link
Individuals and businesses in Peterborough can easily find out where they need to go for help with training thanks to the Learning Link.
This project has been developed by a TEC-led steering group and provides a one- stop-shop with access to a network of advice and thence to training organisations. Services offered include a computer-based information bank, a network of suppliers of careers guidance, and NVQ services.
Following the success of the Learning Link, the steering group decided to explore the idea of the Learning Community and this was included in Greater Peterborough TEC's business plan for 1997.
The partners involved in Learning Link and the possible Learning Community initiative are:
Key Facts - Peterborough
Schools and colleges:
All state secondary schools are LEA maintained or voluntary aided. Higher and Further Education institutions include Numerous Colleges.
About 1500 students are enrolled on courses.