Articles from Novus

Empowering colleagues is the first step towards Digital Transformation

If you don’t innovate you get left behind.

Novus learners honoured by Koestler Awards

Art and creative pieces produced by Novus learners in prisons and young offender institutions in the UK have been recognised in this year’s Koestler Awards.

Novus education at HMP & YOI Askham Grange awarded ‘Outstanding’ grade by Ofsted

Education provision by Novus at HMP & YOI Askham Grange has been graded ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted following an unannounced visit from inspectors.

Are digital skills as vital as literacy and numeracy skills?

Last year, Lloyds Bank reported that 11.5m people (21 per cent of the population) lack basic digital skills. Around 84 per cent of men and 74 per cent of women have such basic skills, and the age profile is broadly as you would expect, younger people have higher digital skills and those that are older do not, although the Nominet Trust have also highlighted that there are around 300,000 15-24 year olds who have no basic skills.

Making an Impact: The Role of Teaching in Prisoner Rehabilitation

Ask any passionate and talented teacher why they chose a career in education, and they are likely to highlight the pride in inspiring, challenging and improving the life chances of their students. There are perhaps none in need of this energy more than those studying within the prison sector, but despite this, many teachers just have not considered a role in this environment. Are they missing out on a huge opportunity to fulfil their ambition to make an impact and leave a positive impression on people’s lives?


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