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What will you be doing this weekend?

At Kent Adult Education our learners will be creating a fantastic silver pendant, brushing up on their Italian, discovering their pasts and upcycling their wardrobes! With over 800 courses available at weekends across the county, what are you waiting for?

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With almost 4,000 courses, designed for all levels of ability - whether you're learning for pleasure, or to gain new skills or a qualification, there's a course at a time to suit you. 

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Mother’s Day 2017 – Give Mum the gift of learning

Mother’s Day 2017 – Give Mum the gift of learning

Fri, 17 March 2017

Annual events in the calendar come thick and fast in the early months of the year, after Christmas and New Year we have things to think about such as Valentine's Day and Easter, and Mother's Day i...

Give the perfect gift this Valentine's Day

Mon, 30 January 2017

Give the perfect gift this Valentine's Day

Valentine’s Day is the most romantic day of the year, where couples the world over show their love for each other. This is usually marked by the exchange of cards and gifts. It is also the day tha...

What makes your nearest KAE centre stand out?

Fri, 27 January 2017

What makes your nearest KAE centre stand out?

If you’re a devoted reader of the KAE Magazine site, you’ll know that throughout the last year or so we’ve been taking you on a virtual tour of our many centres in Kent with the Our Centres articles.

Health and Fitness - An Active 2017

Fri, 20 January 2017

Health and Fitness - An Active 2017

As we're just over two weeks into 2017, we'd like to think you've been able to stick to your New Year's resolutions so far, but it can be difficult.

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Current News Headlines

Mother’s Day 2017 – Give Mum the gift of learning

Mother’s Day 2017 – Give Mum the gift of learning

Fri, 17 March 2017

Annual events in the calendar come thick and fast in the early months of the year, after Christmas and New Year we have things to think about such as Valentine's Day and Easter, and Mother's Day i...

Give the perfect gift this Valentine's Day

Mon, 30 January 2017

Give the perfect gift this Valentine's Day

Valentine’s Day is the most romantic day of the year, where couples the world over show their love for each other. This is usually marked by the exchange of cards and gifts. It is also the day tha...

What makes your nearest KAE centre stand out?

Fri, 27 January 2017

What makes your nearest KAE centre stand out?

If you’re a devoted reader of the KAE Magazine site, you’ll know that throughout the last year or so we’ve been taking you on a virtual tour of our many centres in Kent with the Our Centres articles.

Health and Fitness - An Active 2017

Fri, 20 January 2017

Health and Fitness - An Active 2017

As we're just over two weeks into 2017, we'd like to think you've been able to stick to your New Year's resolutions so far, but it can be difficult.

Stop Frame Animation for Beginners Course - Coming Soon

Tue, 3 January 2017

Stop Frame Animation for Beginners Course - Coming...

We're kicking off the new year with a brand new course at our Tunbridge Wells Adult Education Centre to show you, our Stop Frame Animation for Beginners course starting on Thursday 19th January.

Christmas Snacks

Fri, 9 December 2016

Christmas Snacks

If you are hosting Christmas Day this year, you probably don't need too much inspiration for the dinner but thinking of little snacks, starters and desserts to keep your guests' tastebuds tingling...

Christmas 2016 – Give a gift with KAE

Fri, 2 December 2016

Christmas 2016 – Give a gift with KAE

The main reason why we give gifts at Christmas is a story that you’re probably well aware of, the story of the nativity. We give presents on Christmas day to remind us of the gifts given to Jesus ...

Christmas Craft 2016

Fri, 25 November 2016

Christmas Craft 2016

From now until the middle of December, we have over 40 courses designed to inspire you this Christmas. From cooking the dinner to baking cakes, designing Christmas cards to decorating the house, o...

Response learner is named Volunteer of the Year 2016!

Wed, 2 November 2016

Response learner is named Volunteer of the Year 2016!

KAE RESPONSE learner Keith Slater has been named Volunteer of the Year 2016 at the Heart of the Community Awards in Dover. Keith, 51, won the accolade out of a group of eight nominees, for the wa...

Meet our Tutors - Julie Davies - Floristry

Wed, 2 November 2016

Meet our Tutors - Julie Davies - Floristry

This month's Tutor Interview is with someone who achieved some great success last week. Floristry Tutor Julie Davies was recognised as the Floristry Tutor of the Year at the 2016 British Florist A...

Halloween Craft ideas

Fri, 28 October 2016

Halloween Craft ideas

It's October 31st on Monday, which we all know marks the date of Halloween. If you're a parent, your duties for the Halloween weekend will probably involve making sure you've stocked up on sweets ...

Dance Courses - Get fit and have fun with KAE

Fri, 14 October 2016

Dance Courses - Get fit and have fun with KAE

Whether you’re a fan of winter or not, the unfortunate facts are that it’s now well underway. This isn’t all doom and gloom just because of the cold weather though, obviously it means that we’re g...

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Maidstone Adult Education Centre shut until further notice.

Due to a burst water pipe in the town centre, our centre will be shut until further notice

Featured Courses - Some Inspiration From Us

If you like or follow us on our Facebook, Twitter and Instagram pages, you will have seen recently that we've been making you aware of all of our Featured Courses, these are courses that are comin...

GCSE Courses - Room for Improvement?

We want to inspire you to look forward. It's never too late to take your GCSEs again if you feel your grades, especially in maths and English, could do with some improvement.

Open Days 2016 - A Recap

Last week, we held our 2016 Open Days in our many centres throughout Kent giving you the chance to try out a huge number of our courses before deciding if you wanted to commit to enrolling on our ...

Deal - Coastal Courses

Located on the site of Castle Community College, the centre is one of our smallest and newest (the current building was built in 1995) buildings but still packs in plenty of courses, allowing you ...

Olympics 2016 – Escape the summer of sport with KAE

Last Friday saw the beginning of the Olympics in Brazil to much fanfare, with billions of people throughout the world willing their home nation's athletes on to success in the next few weeks. How...

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