Action plan

Revising, developing and extending digital skills is an on-going process I am well used to. As part of this course I am required to formalise my approach into a plan. I am finding this challenging as such a movable feast.  New features, apps and  products appear often. I am currently following a series of course with Future Learn.:

  • April 16 GET STARTED WITH ONLINE LEARNING THE OPEN UNIVERSITY
  • March 16 LEARNING ONLINE: SEARCHING AND RESEARCHING UNIVERSITY OF LEEDS
  • Current WHY WE POST: THE ANTHROPOLOGY OF SOCIAL MEDIA UCL (UNIVERSITY COLLEGE LONDON)
  • Completed Feb 16 BLENDED LEARNING ESSENTIALS: EMBEDDING PRACTICE UNIVERSITY OF LEEDS
  • Completed Dec 15 BLENDED LEARNING ESSENTIALS: GETTING STARTED UNIVERSITY OF LEEDS

Week

  • Read posts from professional blogs I follow:
    Jisc, Elegant Themes, Search Engine Watch, Web Design Ledger
  • Read relevant news items published by BBC, The Guardian
  • Continue course WHY WE POST UCL (UNIVERSITY COLLEGE LONDON)
Month

  • Follow up any items of interest in professional blogs and news
  • Follow trends in Social Media
  • Try out new features
  • Revise WordPress.com features and WordPress.org developments.
  • Bring collaborative tools into teaching environment
  • next Futurelearn course
Year

  • Update MS Office skills to 2016
  • Learn HTML5, CSS3
  • Develop resources on collaborative platforms