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Congratulations to Katrina: Age at Work is now at The Open University

Many congratulations to Katrina who yesterday started her new post as Senior Lecturer in the Department of People and Organisations at The Open University.

As I currently also work at The Open University, we can safely say that Age at Work is now fully located here. 42 more words

In The News

Choosing a pathway

My name is Leanne & I love history. There I’ve said it. A bit of a strange statement to start a blog with? Maybe, but it’s a big deal to me. 1,539 more words

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Teaching toddlers British Values

Teaching British values to toddlers will be tough to enforce

 

from The Conversation 

By Jacqueline Baxter, The Open University


The recent announcement by the new secretary of state for education Nicky Morgan that toddlers must be taught British values is the latest in a chain of events precipitated by the… 766 more words

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Studying with The Open University whilst recovering from mental health problems.

Studying with the Open University is not easy. Whether you are working at the same time, being a parent, juggling other things in life, or like me you are someone recovering from mental health problems and unable to work or actually attend a university right now then all of these things are going to make it difficult. 1,280 more words

Lifestyle

Just a distraction?

Fig.1. Tom Dailey winning Commonwealth Gold

Tom Dailey talks about his bid for a medal the the Rio Olympics, about distractions like school and TV work, and also his desire to do a course, such as Spanish. 158 more words

E-Learning

The importance of digital literacy in learning online

Fig. 1. Mozilla Webmaker Digital Literacy Map

Learning online for a degree means that over a number of modules, sooner rather than later, you are likely to master a number of these digital literacy skills; the more the better. 192 more words

E-Learning

I survived OU Summer School!

This is a re-post from my Facebook page, so spologies to those who’ve already read this.

19-25 July, 2014 University of Bath Campus:

Last week I was at an Open University Residential school, as a compulsory part of my psychology degree. 568 more words