Hi everyone, Vicky and Maria here from the Offsite team at Leeds Met Library. We just wanted to introduce you all to our brand new blog. 81 more words
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Preparing young people for life: What can be done to accelerate rural education standards in developing countries?
“Preparing young people for life” was the mission of my secondary school. And such is the challenge of education systems everywhere: to make sure that students emerge equipped with the literacy, numeracy and life skills to succeed in their endeavours. 747 more words
Reading a history of the Armistice after the First World War – I’m a few years ahead of the centenary of 1914, I learn the Lloyd George preferred the former: picking the brains of experts was preferable to reading widely. 507 more words
This is not a story about MOOCs. Nor is it a story about instructional environments and technology’s ability to bridge the economical divide. In fact, it’s not even a story about the future of higher education—the manner of which, I think, is inevitably predetermined. 271 more words