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Plumpton College | Lfutures

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Plumpton College FE Sussex The project developed two toolkits: A Strategic Planning Toolkit for leaders and governors including a 12-question self-assessment on the use of e-learning; an in-depth financial calculator of delivery costs/savings/investment levels and return on investment; and a risk assessment of action/non-action of inclusion of technology within a strategic plan. A Practitioners’ ‘Getting …

Articles | Lfutures

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Jenny Craig is Project Lead for the Abingdon & Witney College project ‘Supporting learner progression into employment through the maximisation of technology and professional… Tim Strickland is CEO of FE Sussex, the consortium of post-16 colleges in Sussex. He has also acted as project manager for the Plumpton… Bob Read is Training and Development Adviser …

Runshaw College | Lfutures

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This project focused on developing the skills of staff to use assistive technology software in their everyday practice and in exam settings. The aim was to increase accessibility to the curriculum for students who struggled to read standard print, and to foster greater student independence by removing the need for human readers in examinations. A …

Heart of Worcestershire College | Lfutures

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Heart of Worcestershire College This project has created an online resource to help governors understand and address the issues of implementing institution-wide technology for learning. Read the report to find out how, by harnessing models, processes and resources provided by three sector leading colleges, this resource can help your organisation move towards achieving 10% learning …

Plumpton | Lfutures

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Plumpton College, working with FE Sussex, the consortia of the 12 post-16 colleges in Sussex and three associate members colleges in Surrey. PROJECT LEAD Tim Strickland CEO of FE Sussex and Project Manager, Plumpton College These early release resources provide you with examples of ideas and approaches that the project team is developing to facilitate …

Blackburn College | Lfutures

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PROJECT LEAD Deborah Millar Head of eLearning, Blackburn College @DebMillar24 #learningwheel SUMMARY These early release resources provide you with examples of ideas and approaches that the project team is developing to facilitate the management and introduction of learning technology into organisations. Alongside the development of ‘DigiPals’ (digital student ambassadors who work with staff and students …

Governance | Lfutures

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Resources produced by these projects are aimed at developing the knowledge and understanding of leaders and governors so that they can address issues relating to implementing institution-wide technology for learning. Projects that major on this theme have been listed first; but you will also find that governance features in the related projects listed below. PLEASE NOTE: …

Engaging with employers | Lfutures

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Abingdon & Witney College has worked with employers to explore how learning technologies can be used to secure work experience and work placements and increase employment opportunities for learners. Please also review the related projects from Peta Ltd and Furness College (the latter working directly with BAE systems) that are sharing processes and resources to develop specific skills required by the …