makerspaces

November 30th, 2015

Development in Digital Technology for Education

Technology is increasingly used for hands on practical training in education and within organisations, universities, some colleges and even schools at this time. Large companies use virtual reality software. The use of software enables students to practice work processes safely without the cost of equipment and materials. Students can practice… Read More »

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November 27th, 2015

Book to attend the Digital Learning Dissemination Event

Digital Learning Dissemination Event – Friday 15th January 2016 #PROCATDigital Please book your ticket: FAQs Who Should Attend? The conference is for all those working in post 16 education, skills and training. All training providers, colleges, policy makers and consultants who want to learn from PROCAT’s digital learning journey should… Read More »

digital learning community of practice

November 26th, 2015

A Short Film about PROCAT

Watch this short clip to learn more about Prospects College of Advanced Technology

Digital Learning Ambassadors LinkedIn

November 25th, 2015

Week 2 LinkedIn – Digital Learning Ambassadors

Guest Post: Our Second Week as Digital Learning Ambassadors We have completed our second week as Digital Learning Ambassadors. Our focus has been on our LinkedIn project. We are using LinkedIn to help students develop a professional, digital footprint for finding jobs and networking. We also want to use LinkedIn… Read More »

linkedin

November 24th, 2015

Goals in LinkedIn

Using Powtoon to explain how to tailor your LinkedIn profile to your goals This Powtoon clip has been created as part of the PROCAT Digital Learning Ambassadors scholarship to help students use LinkedIn effectively. This short animation is 1.5 minutes long and uses PowToon to communicate how to tailor your… Read More »

Katharine Jewitt

November 23rd, 2015

Katharine Jewitt appointed Microsoft Innovative Educator Expert

Katharine Jewitt is announced as a Microsoft Innovative Educator (MIE) Expert joining the MIE program worldwide. Each year, Microsoft selects innovative educator experts to share ideas, try new approaches and learn from each other through a global community dedicated to improving student outcomes through technology. “I’d like to congratulate Katharine… Read More »

linkedin digital learning ambassadors

November 19th, 2015

LinkedIn Profile

LinkedIn Profile – How to get started The Digital Learning Ambassadors are currently working on a project to encourage more learners to make use of LinkedIn for CV building, networking, job searches and to use the tool to generally gain more knowledge about organisations and discover what they are working… Read More »

Digital Learning Ambassadors

November 18th, 2015

Digital Learning Ambassadors Team Meeting

Guest Post by the Digital Learning Ambassadors Digital Learning Ambassadors meet at PROCAT Basildon Hello, it was an early start for us today. We met at 7.30am for a breakfast meeting to share ideas, report back on our activity from the previous week and plan actions for our current LinkedIn… Read More »

digital-learning-ambassadors

November 17th, 2015

Week 1 Digital Learning Ambassadors

A blog post by the Digital Learning Ambassadors: Our First Week as Digital Learning Ambassadors Our first week in our new role as Digital Learning Ambassadors is now complete and it has been a busy one! We’ve been getting started with our new website for Digital Learning Ambassadors at PROCAT… Read More »