#FE colleges’ step-change in willingness to embrace distance learning Remote learning is not a new concept for educators. Today, there are nearly 400,000 distance learners in Higher Education (HE), and three-quarters of university leaders say that online tuition is just as effective as lessons undertaken in a physical classroom.
By helping further education colleges to prepare students for their future careers in industry, we’re addressing an issue high on the agenda for academia and industry alike: the UK skills gap. Some of our customers tell us that it’s it not just a gap, but a fundamental mismatch - and that it’s crucial to understand where the discrepancies between the needs of employers and the skills of students lie.
Leading institutions share best practice in personalised learning analytics, design thinking, and student engagement This week more than 600 education professionals, technologists, and industry innovators attended Instructure’s annual European conference, CanvasCon at the Fairmont Rey Juan Carlos in Barcelona.