Esther Barrett

Programme lead: Digital capability & skills

My blog posts

DIY learning and development

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Inspiring learning blog


In the subject specialist team we help learning providers who want to develop and improve their digital delivery.

We work together to find solutions by facilitating workshops, and sharing best practice and advice and guidance. We also take part in national conferences and events, briefings and webinars, and specialist forums.

My specialist areas are digital literacy, learning and teaching, employability, building and supporting communities of practice and developing digital learning experiences.


My time spent teaching English language and literacy in the community was life-changing.

Since then I have been working with teachers and managers to make the learner experience more engaging, accessible and relevant.