Tuesday, 26 July 2011

Rework Cheat sheet

For anyone interested in change and new ways of working... this might be really helpful

This is a slideshare version of a cheat sheet originally created by DK (then of mediasnakers) that he introduced at the DIW 2010 conference in Swansea last year . It's based on the book "Rework" by http://37signals.com/. I think it's inspirational, what do you think?

Friday, 22 July 2011

Learndirect with Connecting Learners

For 3rd sector staff in North & Mid Wales, here is how you can get a free learndirect taster course from the Connecting Learners project. Just follow the steps on the slideshow below and you'll be learning in no time.

Still need inspiration? Check out this video about how learning with learndirect and your trade union is transforming lives and envigorating workplaces right here in North Wales.

Still not convinced? Use Connected Learners Cymru to support your learndirect learning and you could apply to come with us to visit another European country as part of our INCLUSIVE Grundtvig partnership project.

UCU - Britain's skills divide

UCU - University and College Union - New analysis highlights the great education divide across Britain

Wednesday, 13 July 2011

Connecting Learners & Financial Literacy

Hi there,

Here's our prezi for the Financial Inclusion Network Meeting in Llangefni tomorrow, where I will be presenting to the group about our project, essential skills, why financial literacy is an important part of the work we do and how learners taking part in financial literacy courses can have their learning recognised and accredited under QALL and QCF.

Enjoy - and feedback is welcome as ever.



Tuesday, 5 July 2011

INCLUSIVE Grundtvig Partnership

Hi there,

I just wanted to share the good news with CLC members that the Connecting Learners Project has been successful in our application to the UK National Agency to take part in an EU Grundtvig Lifelong Project entitled INCLUSIVE.

INCLUSIVE stands for:
•Communities of

The idea of the partnership is to share and build on best practice in using social media tools such as CLC to support learning.

More details about how YOU can take part will be posted here soon.

Exciting times!!!