Digital Learning Ambassador Scholarships

May 29th, 2015

Digital Learning Ambassadors

PROCAT to Offer £1200 Digital Learning Ambassador Scholarships We are thrilled to announce the launch of Digital Learning Ambassador Scholarships at PROCAT. Digital Learning Ambassadors will be appointed at all four campuses: Basildon, Southend, Southend Airport and Canvey Island. The scholarships are open to all students and apprentices studying at… Read More »

access youtube

May 28th, 2015

Advert Free YouTube

Accessible and Advert Free YouTube If you use YouTube with your students to watch videos in the classroom, then take a look at ACCESS: YouTube, a resource by Henshaws College. It is a simplified version of You Tube, making it easier to search and play videos and does not contain… Read More »

Ed and De Equality and Diversity

May 27th, 2015

Bullying and Harassment

Equality and Diversity Discussion – Bullying and Harassment Amy Izod, Functional Skills Tutor and Alan Claughan, Lecturer in Engineering are appointed project leads in embedding equality and diversity into the curriculum. Project “One World” will be launching across the college to focus on an equality and diversity theme each month…. Read More »

A Vision for the Future of Learning

May 26th, 2015

Pearson School of Thought

Exploring A Vision for the Future of Learning Pearson have created a series of three videos, which are interesting to watch to see a vision into the future of learning. Many elements shown in the videos are already being used today. View the introduction from John Fallon, CEO of Pearson… Read More »

learner engagement road map

May 21st, 2015

Digital Learning Fellowship

Digital Learning Fellowship Overview Prospects College of Advanced Technology – PROCAT, supported by the Education and Training Foundation (ETF) is leading a transformational project to develop and implement a digital learning strategy, for delivery of vocational education of the future. The college has now embarked on an ambitious programme of… Read More »

Toolbox Talks Information

May 20th, 2015

Toolbox Training Talks

Toolbox Training Talks As part of my role as Digital Learning Fellow, I will be running toolbox talks which will be quick, bite sized training sessions in a variety of digital learning subjects. Toolbox talks will be run at all campuses for all staff, including non-teaching staff. Toolbox Talks will… Read More »

study tools

May 19th, 2015

Study Tools

Study Tools To Help You Reach Your Potential! Throughout the Digital Learning Fellowship, I will be sending you tools and tips you can use with your students. The ones below are helpful in revision time, as well as, for students going forward with their future studies. SPREEDER Speed Reading http://goo.gl/UzvQOu… Read More »

How to Book Blitz

May 18th, 2015

How to Book Blitz

Something that I ask delegates to do in the study skills course I run is how to do a BOOK BLITZ which is also a great technique for anyone researching or studying. If you’re working on any piece of work that requires doing some research and reading, for example, preparing… Read More »

events

May 15th, 2015

Digital Learning Training

PROCAT Digital Learning Events. We host Weekly Webinars and a Monthly Community of Practice open to Schools, FE Colleges, HE and Employers. The Procat Digital website has now been updated with an Events tab in the top menu. Here, Katharine will list all staff training and development, taking place, as part… Read More »

engineering student workshops

May 14th, 2015

Engineering Workshops

Engineering Student Focus Groups in Basildon Today marked the completion of the student focus groups for the Enginnering Students in Basildon. Katharine will now move on to the Aviation Academy, Construction and Canvey Skills campus. I have thoroughly enjoyed meeting with all the Students. The activities are gathering lots of… Read More »