Articles from Jamie Smith

2020 Vision: Learning for the Changing World of Work

Heard the one about how "most of the jobs in the future haven’t been invented yet"? It’s an often quoted phrase attached to varying levels of dramatic statistics however there is a compelling case to argue this is simply not true as Forbes argued in an article titled ‘The Myth of Jobs that Don’t Exist Yet’ which may be some consolation to educators for whom the prospectus content has largely not changed in recent years. 

Re-imagining #FE - Envisioning the College of the Future #Skills2030

Bold and radical thinking needed as a prerequisite for the #CollegeoftheFuture to be successful In England alone there are more than 250 Colleges training more than two million people and employing more than 100,000 people (figures from the AoC Key Facts) in a sector generating billions for the UK economy.

Every Cloud Has A Green Lining: How Cloud Computing Supports The Climate Change Crisis & Why Your Students Will Expect It

“If you think that the environment is less important than the economy, try holding your breath while you count your money” so said American scientist Guy McPherson, and it’s a view shared by an increasing number of people globally as evidenced by the ‘Extinction Rebellion’ phenomenon. 

The Sheffield College to Showcase Leading Technologies as Part of Learning Technology Roadshow Supported by C-Learning

The Sheffield College has announced it’s hosting a Learning Technology Roadshow on the 21st October to provide an opportunity for educators to experience a range of technologies having a positive impact on teaching and learning.

Peterborough Regional College to Showcase Leading Technologies as Part of Learning Technology Roadshow Supported by C-Learning

Peterborough Regional College has announced it’s hosting a Learning Technology Roadshow on the 30th October to provide an opportunity for educators to experience a range of technologies having a positive impact on teaching and learning.

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