What could you learn from Future Learn? Leanne Loosemore

This post has been written by Leanne Loosemore, sharing her experiences of learning online with Future Learn. I have completed several online MOOCs with http://www.futurelearn.com. The range of courses available means that they can be used to meet several aims; from taking up a hobby or interest (such as forensic science), learning a new skill …

The Best CPD… EVER!

We were asked, during one of the excellent workshops arranged by @iris_connect at the #ShapingCPD conference last week, to reflect on our best CPD experience. This was a question I could answer without hesitation. In July 2012, luck would have it that I could take voluntary redundancy from the job I had and this meant I could …

A Grand Day Out

I'm a fan of Wallace and Gromit. A big fan. I love cheese and I have a grin a little like Wallace's when I'm really very happy. An ex-colleague and adopted mentor of mine spoke some wise words once (I'm afraid this isn't an exact quote and she probably said it much better than this …