Professional Learning Opportunities:
Level 11 Module: Widening Participation from School to Higher Education
University of Strathclyde, School of Education. Offered Academic Year 2023 – 2024
Informal enquiries welcome: firstname.lastname@example.org
The College Development Network have created a series of professional learning mini-bites, free to access.
These currently consist of materials on Behaviour Management, Neurodiversity, and Sustainability.
A series of short segments on themes including Leadership Matters and Pedagogy Matters.
CDN have a series of programmes for developing leaders and managers in the tertiary sector.
Note – costs/fees apply.
Digital & Hybrid:
This free course by the Open University, will develop your confidence and skills for life online, whether study, work or everyday life.
A summary of social media platforms and functionality.
With thanks to Monica Anderson (University of Glasgow) for developing this resource.
Learning & Teaching:
The QAA have reviewed and updated their resources on student transitions to celebrate 20 Years of Enhancement. See also enhancementthemes.ac.uk
The Open University have compiled resources to take your teaching online.
Free resources from the Open University.
The Mental Health Foundation Scotland, Digital Bricks Learning and Children’s Health Scotland have created a Professional Learning Resource for School Staff.
It is open access and available to anyone who may find it of benefit.
The ambitious new Trauma-Informed College Programme is aimed at facilitating the creation of a trauma-informed culture in every college in Scotland.
Resources relevant for all college staff, to support and protect wellbeing.
Includes: Mental health, promoting positive behaviour in class, care experience, cyber security.
Note – courses require a CDN login