My blog posts
It’s first thing on a weekday morning. The learner progress dashboard you asked the data analytics system to provide after last night’s governors’ meeting is... >>
Today, more than 15 years later, the latest tech has more power than ever to be transformative, both to college business and the student experience. Our new... >>
Last week’s announcement from government to create a package of measures to support business to boost skills, growth and prosperity in the economy, may well... >>
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I am the head of further education (FE) and skills for Jisc. The key function of my role is to ensure Jisc meets the needs of providers within the FE and skills sector.
I work closely with funders, sector agencies and providers to ensure Jisc constantly understands the latest sector priorities and challenges.
The intelligence I gather helps Jisc directorates plan and respond to the ever changing needs of our FE and skills members.
Previously I managed Jisc's north west Regional Support Centre (RSC) for 11 months and before that I worked as the learning resources and ILT development manager at Bolton College for 14 years.
Only 50% of FE learners feel prepared for the digital workplace
FE News, June 2017
College leaders’ lack of digital skill curbs use of educational technology
TES, September 2015