Autumn Update

Hopefully you are feeling settled in to the new academic year by now and your classes are well underway…. Over the summer I was doing some reading of a few blogs and websites that often have interesting ideas for FE teaching. In doing so, I kept coming across the same ideas of what makes a … Continue reading Autumn Update


ESOL CPD – differentiation and stretch and challenge

This session took place in September 2017 and would be relevant to tutors of ESOL and other languages, with particular relevance to differentiation and teaching groups with mixed abilities/levels. Please see the resources here: Presentation ESOL CPD blog Activities: Dialogue Listening practice The Royal Family text The Royal Family La fête The session focussed on ways … Continue reading ESOL CPD – differentiation and stretch and challenge

June update

It's the time of year when I start to turn my mind to summing up this year, and preparing for next year - especially things I want to do differently.  I usually find myself scribbling post-it notes everywhere and thinking I really should put everything in one long list...however you do it, it is important … Continue reading June update

Jisc online safety FREE webinar, 5th November 2014

Please see the information below which has come from JISC.  If you've never taken part in a webinar before it's an easy way to learn about what other providers/tutors are doing.  You can listen along, and contribute to the Q&A session if you want to, from your own computer.  Even if you can't take part tomorrow … Continue reading Jisc online safety FREE webinar, 5th November 2014