Jiamei Li, from China, initially came to Glen Eira Adult Learning Centre (GEALC) in 2016 to learn English. In 2017, she completed GEALC’s Certificate 3 in EAL. She then enrolled…

Daryl is a young Indigenous man living on the outskirts of Palmerston in Darwin, NT. He heard about STEPS Group from his brother who found meaningful work after completing Skills…

Terence enrolled at Tauondi Aboriginal College in February 2020, in to the Certificate I in Access to Vocational Pathways course, as he wanted to develop his literacy and numeracy skills…

Bamuruŋu

Bamuruŋu has been working at Yirrkala Bilingual School since 2010, completing Year 12 the year prior. Originally spreading her time between the pre-school and the Language Production Centre (the LPC),…

Luwen

Luwen joined classes at Reynard Street Neighbourhood House (RSNH) in March this year, after moving to Melbourne from her home city of Zhangzhou, Fujian province, China. Luwen’s first language is…

Seda

Seda is originally from Istanbul and Turkish is her first language. She found out about Reynard Street Neighbourhood House (RSNH) via social media and joined classes in July last year,…

Tanya

Tanya was referred to Hackham West Community Centre‘s adult community education (ACE) program by her friend. A single parent of two, Tanya was recently diagnosed with level 3 Autism Spectrum…

Elsa was referred to Skills for Education and Employment (SEE) Program to improve her language, literacy and numeracy skills and get her job ready by the time her youngest child…

Susan

Susan connected with the Dandenong Community Learning Centre (DCLC) through volunteering. She provided support in the office and in hospitality classes. Her real passion, however, is in woodworking and when…

Connect with learning Join us at the Adult Learners Week 2022 launch as we hear stories from inspiring people who have found connection and opportunity through learning. Rusty Berther –…

ALW participants at Cedar Centre

Having fun learning together builds friendships, promotes understanding and forges bonds. Former ALW early bird event winners Cedar Centre Toowoomba (QLD) got their diverse student body of 300+ distance and…

People on Kensington Neighbourhood excursion

Take a deeper look at the theme of Adult Learners Week and use it as a jumping off point for your preparations. For former ALW Best Event winners Kensington Neighbourhood…