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  • What areas do we cover?
  • We share as much as possible, for example through the excellence gateway.
  • Satellite Enabled90 Mbs download1.6 Mbs uploadCapacity10 Concurrent usersDemonstration screenTeacher’s PCCostsStartup costs funded by NLDC (Neighbourhood Learning in Deprived Communities) £2K p.a. for satellite connectionP/T Driver and Electricity.See more at http://www.thebestof.co.uk/local/thurrock/events/54532/geton2geton
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  • AccessApps is an initiative developed by the Scottish JISC Regional Support Centres in cooperation with JISC TechDis. It consists of over 50 open source and freeware assistive technology applications which can be entirely used from a USB stick on a Windows computer (here is a full list of applications on offer).
  • AccessApps is an initiative developed by the Scottish JISC Regional Support Centres in cooperation with JISC TechDis. It consists of over 50 open source and freeware assistive technology applications which can be entirely used from a USB stick on a Windows computer (here is a full list of applications on offer).

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  • 1. E-Learning in the Eastern Region Developments & Best Practice in ACL
    Shri Footring
    e-Learning Advisor, RSC Eastern
    Hertfordshire Adult and Family Learning Conference
    16th July 2009
  • 2. www.rsc-eastern.ac.uk
    2
    Overview
    Overview
    Some examples of good practice, focussing on:
    Adult and Community Learning
    The Eastern region
    National Developments
  • 3. www.rsc-eastern.ac.uk
    3
    Regional Support CentresUK
    • Network of 13 RSCs across the UK
    • 4. Provide strategic advice on organisational development though use of technology
    • 5. Strong links with national partner organisations
  • Eastern Region
    ACL
    WBL
    FE Colleges
    HEIs, sixth form and specialist colleges
    Technical Advice
    Learning Resources
    Information Officer- Good Practice Sharing
    www.rsc-eastern.ac.uk
    4
  • 6. www.rsc-eastern.ac.uk
    5
    Stimulating and SupportingInnovation in Learning
    Strategic advice on the use of technology to support learning, teaching and organisational development
    Focussed visits
    Regional forums, events and workshops
    Resources, links to JISC Services and other organisations
    Website community area
  • 7. www.rsc-eastern.ac.uk
    6
    Stimulating and SupportingInnovation in Learning
  • 8. LSIS Excellence Gateway
    www.rsc-eastern.ac.uk
    7
  • 9. http://www.rsc-eastern.ac.uk
    16 July 2009| slide 8
    get on 2 get onThurrock Adult Community College
  • 10. Southend Adult Community College
    www.rsc-eastern.ac.uk
    9
    Beacon Status
    Egyptian Dancing, innovative use of camera and data projection
    Classroom in a suitcase
  • 11. http://www.rsc-eastern.ac.uk
    16 July 2009| slide 10
    Classroom in a SuitcaseTuula Pienkuuka, Nick Page, Southend Adult Community College
    • Basic Principle
    • 12. Teacher’s laptop connects to 3G network.
    • 13. Students’ & other devices connect to this via ‘adhoc’ WiFi network.
    • 14. Teacher’s laptop enables WXP/Vista Internet Connection sharing.
    • 15. Students’ & other devices can now access internet and each other.
  • Cambridge ACL
    www.rsc-eastern.ac.uk
    11
    • Mobile classrooms using 3G connection
    • 16. Wiki for sharing good practice
    • 17. Online discussion forums for tutors
  • Around the region
    www.rsc-eastern.ac.uk
    12
    • Norfolk – Moodle, Online conferencing
    • 18. Essex – Initial Advice and Guidance, Moodle, Languages
    • 19. Bedfordshire – Use of Moodle to support ITT, innovative use of wikis.
  • Emerging Themes
    Mobile Learning
    Online communication and collaboration “Web 2.0”
    Accessibility
    e-safety
    Overarching theme of digital literacy for learning
    www.rsc-eastern.ac.uk
    13
  • 20. XERTE / MAXOS
    www.rsc-eastern.ac.uk
    14
    Rapid development of learning objects
    Accessible
    Support for rich media
    Can run from a memory stick
    RSC Eastern: MAXOSMOODLE and XERTEON A STICK
  • 21. RSC e-skills package
    www.rsc-eastern.ac.uk
    15
    Staff Development package
    NOCN Accredited
  • 22. Effective Practice in a Digital Age
    Examples of good practice
    Research Outcomes
    Latest in a series of publications
    www.jisc.ac.uk
    www.rsc-eastern.ac.uk
    16
  • 23. TechDis Accessibility Essentials
    A series of practical, step-b y step guides
    Free download
    www.techdis.ac.uk
    www.rsc-eastern.ac.uk
    17
  • 24. Edu Apps
    www.rsc-eastern.ac.uk
    18
    EduApps is an initiative developed by the Scottish JISC Regional Support Centres in cooperation with JISC TechDis. It consists of over 50 open source and freeware assistive technology applications which can be entirely used from a USB stick on a Windows computer (here is a full list of applications on offer).
  • 25. www.rsc-eastern.ac.uk
    19
    NLN MaterialsFree Online Learning Resources
    NLN Materials
    ACL focussed material
    Straightforward set up process
    Facility to offer individual collections of learning objects, with easy and flexible access for students
  • 26. Contact
    Thank You
    s.footring@rsc-eastern.ac.uk
    www.rsc-eastern.ac.uk