JISC Regional Support Centres Stimulating and Supporting Innovation in Learning. Theresa Welch, Alan Crawford Thomas E-Learning Advisors, RSC West Midlands. Support for E-learning…. Supporting the development of e-learning, working directly with learning providers since 2000.
Stimulating and Supporting Innovation in Learning
Theresa Welch, Alan Crawford Thomas
E-Learning Advisors, RSC West Midlands
Regional Staff Development
See RSC website for details: http://www.rsc-wm.ac.uk/
Other e-learning staff development
Partner workshops and events:
NIACE E-Guides: Three days of hands on, workshop - style training. Developing an action plan for cascade training
E-CPD Programme: New Programme commissioned by the Learning and Skills Improvement Service . Opportunity for practitioners to support and enhance learning through the effective use of technology.
LSIS Connect- focuses on the development of ILT strategies. One day interactive session followed up by distance coaching and half day mentoring.
LSIS Realise: focuses on helping work based learning providers manage change. One-day leadership programme with ongoing support for up to three months.
See RSC communications for details: http://www.rsc-wm.ac.uk/
Signposting Funding Opportunities
E-CDP Showcase Projects - Submit a showcase project - £2000 http://www.bdplearning.com/ecpd/showcase_project_info.html Closing date March 09.
ALP’s Learning Innovation Grant (LIG) programme
Already secured funding for Round 4. Further rounds may be possible.
LSC Capital Grants – for staff development
Last round of funding offered up to £22,500 per provider. See RSC website (http://www.rsc-wm.ac.uk/) for more details of future opportunities.
Mobile Learning Network - http://www.molenet.org.uk/getinvolved.
Opportunities to work with FE to secure funding.
Forums and online support