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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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Try something new – Our 2017/18 courses are starti...

Try something new – Our 2017/18 courses are starting now

Wed, 23 August 2017

With the holiday season now drawing to a close, it’s time to think about your plans for the new academic year.

Accredited Courses – Join us on the road to success

Fri, 11 August 2017

Accredited Courses – Join us on the road to success

Have you ever wanted to gain a qualification or new skills but not known where to begin? To achieve our goals and ambitions we sometimes need a helping hand.

Summer in Kent… sun, sights, shopping – our top 5

Fri, 4 August 2017

Summer in Kent… sun, sights, shopping – our top 5

If you are looking for some inspiration and ideas as to how to spend those long and hopefully sunny days then you are in luck. There are so many great things to do in Kent – including enrolling on...

Make the most of Summer 2017

Fri, 14 July 2017

Make the most of Summer 2017

By the standards of British weather, we've been pretty spoilt so far this summer, with beaches and pub gardens being filled up across the country.

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Current News Headlines

Try something new – Our 2017/18 courses are starti...

Try something new – Our 2017/18 courses are starting now

Wed, 23 August 2017

With the holiday season now drawing to a close, it’s time to think about your plans for the new academic year.

Accredited Courses – Join us on the road to success

Fri, 11 August 2017

Accredited Courses – Join us on the road to success

Have you ever wanted to gain a qualification or new skills but not known where to begin? To achieve our goals and ambitions we sometimes need a helping hand.

Summer in Kent… sun, sights, shopping – our top 5

Fri, 4 August 2017

Summer in Kent… sun, sights, shopping – our top 5

If you are looking for some inspiration and ideas as to how to spend those long and hopefully sunny days then you are in luck. There are so many great things to do in Kent – including enrolling on...

Make the most of Summer 2017

Fri, 14 July 2017

Make the most of Summer 2017

By the standards of British weather, we've been pretty spoilt so far this summer, with beaches and pub gardens being filled up across the country.

The weekend is here…. What are your plans?

Fri, 30 June 2017

The weekend is here…. What are your plans?

We all love that Friday feeling. The weekend is on the way and we’re all thinking of escaping the rat race and the commute to relax and let off steam. But is there more to Saturday and Sunday than...

Father’s Day – History, Significance and some great gift ideas

Mon, 5 June 2017

Father’s Day – History, Significance and some grea...

Father’s Day traditionally falls on the third Sunday in June and this year it’s 18 June. Many of us will be giving or receiving gifts but does the day itself have any real historical significance ...

Eggcellent Easter gift ideas for the whole family

Thu, 13 April 2017

Eggcellent Easter gift ideas for the whole family

Easter is almost here, giving you an opportunity for a bit of a rest and a chance to spend time with the family. With the kids being off school and bank holidays meaning you can take a break from ...

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

Fri, 17 March 2017

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

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.

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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

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

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!

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

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

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 ...

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