1. Learning Technology in Adult English Maths and ESOL-ELT Provision
    Dec 2014

    BIS has published SQW's evidence review on the value of learning technology to adult English and Maths learners, and those engaged in courses for and English for Speakers of Other Languages or English Language Training
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  2. Write-Minded Presentation at the European Evaluation Society Conference
    Dec 2014

    SQW recently presented to an international audience of evaluators and policy developers at the European Evaluation Conference. The presentation explored the challenges faced in developing a communitywide system to inform strategic learning as part of an evaluation of the Write-Minded programme
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  3. Evaluation of the Invest to Save Fund
    May 2014

    The Welsh Government has published SQW's evaluation of the Invest to Save Fund. The Fund provides financial support, on a competitive and repayable basis, to public service organisations to implement strategic improvement projects.
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  4. Final Evaluation of the Integrated Family Support Service
    Apr 2014

    The Integrated Family Support Service (IFSS) programme in Wales is focused on supporting families with complex needs, where a child/children can be at risk as a result of parental substance misuse problems. SQW led a three year evaluation of the programme.
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  5. The Pareto Principle: The Importance of the Vital Few in Business Support Programmes
    Nov 2013

    The 80-20 Pareto rule has been applied widely to highlight the importance of the 'vital few', for example in quality control. In this think-piece, we test the rule in the benefits from business and innovation support programmes.
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