|TURNING WORKPLACE LEARNING ON ITS HEAD|
|Tuesday, 22 January 2008|
Many readers of Education Today will no doubt have heard about the Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFC) Centres for Excellence in Teaching and Learning (CETL) initiative (see HEFCE, 2004). But few will have had the opportunity to acquaint themselves with the work of specific Centres. In this article we aim to provide some background information about the CETL initiative in general and introduce the work of the Centre for Excellence in Workbased Learning for Education Professionals, the WLE Centre, at the Institute of Education, London, which we direct, in some detail.