AoC Beacon AwardsWe are delighted to be sponsoring this years AoC Beacon Award alongside the National Grid, for the Inclusive Learning Award for Students with Learning Difficulties and/or Disabilities. The award was launched in 1994 to recognise and promote the interdependence of Further Education Colleges, business, professional and voluntary sector organisations to their mutual advantage. The awards represent:

  • Recognition of imaginative and exemplary teaching and learning practice in Colleges
  • Draw attention to provision which encourages and supports learners to approach challenges positively and creatively
  • Support learning and continuous improvement through the dissemination of Award-bearing practice
  • Promote and celebrate the further education sector’s commitment to pioneering approaches to equality and diversity

We strongly believe in the mission of this prestigious award and the values it is delivering back to the individuals, institutions and organisations who are pioneering positive development in our society.