Vision, mission & values


Creating opportunities, changing lives and overcoming exclusion through language education.


Our mission is to work in partnership to create opportunities and change lives through language education for excluded individuals and communities. We aim to change practice, policy and public opinion through evidenced-based research.



  • are independent and impartial with no political affiliations
  • are authoritative and rigorous in our approach and present clear and balanced evidence
  • work in partnership with others
  • champion practical solutions to problems
  • believe in diversity, valuing difference and tolerance