mobile technology whitepaper

June 30th, 2015

The rise of mobile technology in colleges

How Colleges are making the most in the rise of mobile technology Click the infographic to download the latest white paper from Capita and find out how colleges are already making the most of mobile technology Visit PROCAT Prospects College of Advanced Technology This PROCAT Digital website is produced to… Read More »

how to create a QR code

June 26th, 2015

How to create a QR code

QR codes are very simple to create. 1. Visit a QR code generator website. 2. Type in the url (website address you want the qr code to scan to 3. Click “Create QR code” 4. You can then click download to save the image. You can then add this to… Read More »


June 25th, 2015

Interactive Resources for Interactive Whiteboards

Create interactive games and resources quickly and easily using Triptico to make your whiteboards interactive Triptico is an excellent resource for teaching staff to create interactive resources and use in conjunction with their interactive whiteboards. All resources can be saved for later use. Using triptico resources enables all students to… Read More »

bricklaying resource

June 24th, 2015

Brickwork E-Learning

Brickwork: Substructure and Superstructure is a brand new e-learning resource which provides detailed information vital for any learner studying bricklaying at levels 1 and 2. Offer The resource is currently available for subscription with an early adopter discount up to 30th November 2015 and applies to one year (June 2015… Read More »

Toolbox-Talks with katharine jewitt

June 23rd, 2015

Digital Tools Webinar

Lunchtime Webinar – Online Event About the Event #DigiLearnWebinar :   The recent FELTAG report recommends that 10% of learning in Colleges be taught and delivered online and this is to rise to 50% by 2018. Prospects College of Advanced Technology (PROCAT) is hosting weekly lunchtime webinars for the sharing of effective practice… Read More »

digitalising student registration

June 22nd, 2015

Digitalising Student Registration

Enhancing the student experience by digitalising registration This summer, PROCAT will be operating a digitalised student registration process with the implementation of electronic signatures. This avoids printing 10 page student contracts for 1000+ students and then scanning all the pages back into the learning management system. We have chosen to… Read More »

learning wheels

June 19th, 2015

Learning Wheels

DEBORAH MILLAR. Head of eLearning, Blackburn College is leading a project funded by Learning Futures, creating a series of learning wheels for embedding technology in teaching and learning @BryanMMathers created this graphic for the project (FELTAG Illustrator) Blackburn College have created a series of learning wheels, which I think are… Read More »

jewels game to learn keyboard shortcuts

June 18th, 2015

Make Learning Fun

Using online flashcards and games for learning Today, I asked a class of Year 11s, who are not IT literate, to create a set of flashcards to learn keyboard shortcuts when working in Microsoft Word. We set up a free account using Cram and were quickly creating a fantastic reusable… Read More »

understanding new trends in educational technology

June 17th, 2015

New Trends in Tech

Find more education infographics on e-Learning Infographics Visit PROCAT Prospects College of Advanced Technology This PROCAT Digital website is produced to report on activity from the Digital Learning Fellowship at PROCAT Prospects College of Advanced Technology, funded by The Education and Training Foundation.

classroom blogs

June 16th, 2015

Classroom Blogs

Classroom Blogs launching at PROCAT As part of the fellowship project, we are introducing the use of blogs for students and instructors. The word ‘blog’ is an abbreviation of web log, which is usually written ‘weblog’. A blog is is a web-based publication consisting primarily of periodic articles (called ‘posts’… Read More »