The Big Learning Project

After the trial of the Mini Learning Project in the summer term of last academic year, we're finally about to begin the Big Learning Project: an approach to learning conceived after extensive reading into what makes CPD effective. The idea of the project is that it can be adapted to whatever role you have; whether... Continue Reading →

Mini Learning Project Journal

Between April and July, a number of The Sheffield College staff volunteered to participate in a project that would help us to trial what will become the Big Learning Project from September 2016 (read more about its launch here). The original motivation for developing this project was to address the need for CPD that would... Continue Reading →

Learning Festival 2016

Tuesday 12th July had finally arrived. The Learning Festival. My first development day in my new job at a new college. We had made the decision to take a departure from recent years based on feedback received from staff: We would no longer be a teaching and learning day- this would be learning for everyone.... Continue Reading →

Curriculum Transformation

The college I work for, like many other FE colleges and indeed schools too, have been exploring how the curriculum might be transformed for learners. This has been an ongoing challenge for some time now and you can read about some of our activities here at #curriccon15 and here at #curriccon14 as well as here... Continue Reading →

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