Schools and learning
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Essex Teaching Awards
Find out who won the 2020 Essex Teaching Awards
Education outside mainstream schools
Find out what learning is available outside mainstream schools including home education and alternative learning provision
Education and training for young people
Post-16 options including full-time study, work experience, apprenticeships, volunteering and work with training
Adult courses and learning
Find training courses in Essex, information about funding for courses, learning for adults with disabilities and older people
Providing education in Essex
Our role in providing education for children and young people in Essex and types of schools
Schools and learning contacts
Apply for something, pay a fine, find information and get in touch with us