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Edtech-Assess

Is your institution ready to deliver a truly digital curriculum?

Digital Literacy Self Assessment

Digital Literacy Assessment

New service: Developed to help education institutions become ‘tech-ready’. Assess your digital literacy to help target CPD.

Institutional Self-assessment

Coming soon: an institutional tool to help organisations make the best use of learning technologies.

Develop Technology Skills

A new course to help you identify your training needs and create your skills development action plan.

The project

See the results of the Edtech-Assess Pilot, where 45  organisations tested the tool.

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Edtech-Assess goes live

Career Colleges Trust wins contract to develop digital skills training courses

With its recognised team of digital experts, the Career Colleges Trust has been commissioned and funded by the Education and Training Foundation to develop four digital CPD courses. The aim of the project, which will build on the resources of the ETF’s Learning Futures Project, is to help improve digital skills of teachers within the learning and skills sector, developing their ability to use technology confidently in the classroom. Working in partnership with Ideas 4 Learning, Barking & Dagenham College and Coralesce Ltd, the Trust will develop this pioneering provision in the form of four online courses. Each course will focus on a specific area of digital development: Video learning; Social Media in Teaching and Learning; Online Assessment; Effective use of Online Meeting and Webinar Technologies. Each five guided learning hour course will be supported by an online tutor and will be available from January 2017 via ETF Foundation Online Learning and enrolment will open week commencing 5th December. On successful completion of one or more of the courses, learners will then be eligible for direct progression onto the nationally-accredited NCFE Level 4 Technology Enabled Educator award run by the Trust. Bev Jones, Director of Operations at the Career Colleges Trust, says: “We are delighted to have been chosen by the ETF to develop much-needed digital skills CPD for the education sector. “The Career Colleges Trust is well positioned to both develop and promote these online courses, with our network of colleges and our emphasis on digital technology within teaching and learning. “We look forward to working with the ETF and helping to equip teachers with the skills and...
New tool for leaders and managers in development

New tool for leaders and managers in development

We are busy developing a digital literacy analysis tool for leaders and managers which provides an audit of management skills. This is an important element of our new digital toolkit, Going Digital. It will also be offered to leaders taking our ETF ELMAG funded Level 5  course in Digital Leadership. The tool should be available in September...