I am very interested to know if you had a blank sheet of paper with which to create a world class learning environment/experience, (rooms, facilities, visual, audio etc.) what would be your list of…Continue
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"Hi Colin, It is a very exciting project due to launch January 2017. We are involved in qualifications and skills training programmes and that's all I can say at the moment until we are in a position to announce to our customers. Should be…"
"I think preparing wall surfaces that can be written on, photographed and then erased without leaving a mark is truly innovative Julie. Full marks!
Can't wait to see the finished result! What kind of learning are you engaged in?"
"Hi Julie, if you're not familiar with it, you may well want to go to BETT this week (http://www.bettshow.com/). The show includes a lot of room-based tech and interesting ideas on how to use spaces.
On the wall photographs - take a look…"
"Hi Colin, thank you for your feedback, most helpful. We do use various room layouts depending on the type of learning we are delivering, one thing we will be aiming to do is rather than use flip charts is to use wall surfaces that can be written on…"
"Hi Julie, I know your question is focused on layout/equipment & etc. but as the old Irish joke goes..."If I was you, I wouldn't be starting from there!"
In other words, no amount of window dressing will change the attitude towards…"
I use to teach in a language lab and beside all the technology that Ian has so well listed below, I would suggest a thoughtful room layout. One that allows people to work on their own but quickly form groups or indeed pairs, and for the…"
"A particularly open 'blank sheet of paper' topic Julie!
Presuming that the environment is a physical one, I would be tempted to suggest the below:
(1) High speed, wireless, internet connection
(2) AV equipment to link the room to people…"
I am very interested to know if you had a blank sheet of paper with which to create a world class learning environment/experience, (rooms, facilities, visual, audio etc.) what would be your list of top 5 things to make sure you included? If you have any experience of what not to do would also be helpful? thanks Julie See More
I would highly recommend a supplier I worked with for several years. The company is Cordie Ltd and is run by Andrea and Ian who are both Fellows of the Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply, both have extensive procurement…"