Shiela Carlton

Shiela Carlton (OBE) worked as an information scientist in a multinational industrial company, before choosing to change her career to education administration. In 1971, inspired by the Tony Crosland vision of wider participation in higher education, she joined Manchester Polytechnic. In 1988, she became Associate Director and Secretary of the National Institute of Adult Continuing Education and was involved in the Institute's advocacy, research and development in policy and practice in adult...See more