Education 4.0

Transforming the future of education through advanced technology.


How can we use technology to improve the future of assessment?

Existing and emerging technologies are starting to play a role in changing assessment. A new report sets five targets for the next five years to progress assessment towards being more authentic, accessible, appropriately automated, continuous and secure.

Read our five principles and five targets for 2025.

Paul Holland, dean of educational technology, Swansea University

"I’ve seen the need for a connected and collaborative way of working that our students will need for the fourth industrial revolution. I don’t think everyone realises the potential of where this is heading."

How Swansea University and three colleges in Wales are getting connected for Education 4.0.

Blog Technology can enhance education. Here's how

From the virtual learning environment that underpins day-to-day studying, to the use of digital lecture capture, Paul Bailey looks at how technology is embedded within today’s student experience.


Invest in the digital skills of teaching staff

Sir Ian Diamond, chair of the Independent Commission on the College of the Future, talks about the importance of technology in everyday life. It is no longer an optional add-on to teaching and learning.


Working collaboratively for a bright future in further education

How colleges are being championed by government and Jisc to embrace digital technology.

woman with coloured paint

Tipping point

"The balance shifting, this world is changing.

Technology progresses at a rapid pace..."

See the poem

The student of the future

What do you think teaching and learning will be like in ten years? Fast forward to 2029 and discover Natalie_4.0, a fully immersive experience from the perspective of a history and geography undergraduate of the future.

Digifest, 8-11 March 2021

Join us for an immersive, virtual Digifest 2021 where we'll be reimagining education and the student experience.

Find out more and book tickets

Upskilling our workforce means upskilling our teachers

If we are to embed the increasing digital skills that industry demands in our teaching staff, colleges and businesses need to collaborate with a much more flexible and supportive approach.
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Shaping the digital experience for future learners

How do FE learners at UK colleges experience technology? Shakira Martin, former NUS president, reflects on the value of a digital education.
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Is your college ready for digital transformation?

When it comes to technological transformation, there is a blueprint for success.
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