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Prevent Duty - Home Office Training in Exeter

Rod Davies from Dorset & Somerset Training Provider Network has let us know that a new law will come onto the statute books in July which will require educational establishments to put structures in place to ensure, amongst other things, that learners on their programmes are not radicalised. 343 more words

Reflection

Is reflection really a good thing? I guess that depends on your state of mind, character, and status at the time of the reflecting, doesn’t it? 404 more words

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Open Education Policy - blocked pipelines and infinite loops

Doesn’t time fly?  It’s almost a fortnight since I joined colleagues at what has now become an annual event in the Scottish education technology calendar; the… 926 more words

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Rallying Against Cuts to Further Education

Around 150 staff and students joined a rally against cuts to Further Education colleges organised by UCU in Leeds today.

Iain Dalton, Leeds Socialist Party… 284 more words

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NEPAL HAS A BRUTAL GAP IN EDUCATION, AND IT NEEDS TO BE FIXED SOON!!

47.43 percent students passed the School Leaving Certificate 2015 exam, which is considered as an “Iron door” for Nepalese students. Well!! Little more than half of the student’s dream of attending college was collapsed, when the Office of Controller of Examination (OCE) published the result on 20th June. 463 more words

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Retire and Refresh: Jisc, Jorum and Open Education

Yesterday Jisc announced its intention to retire Jorum in September 2016 and “refresh its open educational resources offer”.   I’ve been involved with Jorum, in one capacity or another, since 2002 when Moira Massey and Sarah McConnell at EDINA, started drafting a proposal for a repository as part of the Jisc… 795 more words

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If FE colleges are so dangerous, why send the most vulnerable?

A version of the following blog, by Activate Learning Group Chief Executive Sally Dicketts, appeared in TES on 12 June.

Folllow Sally on twitter… 809 more words

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