This showcase celebrates the success of the Blended Learning Essentials courses, which have attracted over 50,000 learners.
In this session you will hear from some of the Digital Champions involved in the design and delivery of the course who will share their experiences.
Leads from the project team, Bronwen Swinnerton, Lynne Taylorson and Maren Deepwell, will also share key insights from the evaluation of the courses and give participants a preview of the full Blended Learning Essentials programme due to start on Futurelearn on 17 September.
The showcase will be brought to a conclusion by Rebecca Garrod-Waters, chief executive of the Ufi Trust, who has supported this visionary project for the Vocational Education and Skills sector and a special thank you to Digital Champions and everyone involved in the project.
Blended Learning Essentials
Essentials for teachers, trainers & managers developing blended learning and prepare learners to succeed in the workplace.
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Technology has fundamentally changed how we learn, making it more engaging but also challenging. The program contains essential knowledge for teachers, trainers & managers developing blended learning and prepare learners to succeed in the workplace.
You may be working in further education, skills training, vocational education, workplace learning and lifelong learning or adult education. Whether you are directly supporting learners or delivering training, this program will help you use digital technology and blended learning more effectively.
Throughout this program you’ll understand the main principles of blended learning, how to embed it in your practice, how to develop your learners’ digital skills for the modern workplace and how to use digital technology to enhance apprentices’ experience.
You will find practical advice from with teaching and training professionals on how overcome challenges and resources you will need to make digital technology work for you.
Learn from experts using technology for training, teaching and delivering apprenticeships
This program is developed by leading experts from the University of Leeds and the UCL Institute of Education, working in partnership with colleges, training providers and sector bodies.The courses in this program demonstrate the hands-on expertise of teachers, trainers and managers using technology for training, teaching and delivering apprenticeships.Each course is supported by Digital Champions, expert who share their experience, stimulate discussion and help you apply what you learn in the course in your own context.Blended Learning Essentials is supported by professional bodies and sector agencies whose work informs the curriculum and who provide further pathways to accreditation for a range of professional roles and providers.