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International Education Symposium

The City of Glasgow College’s annual International Education Symposium was an inspiring event from many perspectives. The building alone which was designed by students for students was impressive with its enormous atrium, natural lighting, large open staircase and multiple flexible spaces. The welcoming hospitality was second to none. A pre-event meal created by Gary Maclean, […]

LearningWheel makes an impression

Inspiring Learning The LearningWheel makes an impression on Lis Parcell the Subject specialist (libraries and digital resources) at Jisc. Here she blogs about the ColRic conference back in June at Kirkless College. She writes, “Rather than cover everything, this post will focus on my main takeaways and also look in detail at how we used […]

Alabama #APLOL16 Lifetime of Learning Conference

husITa #SWSD2016 Korea

Human Service Technology Applications (husITa) The last husITa international conference on human service technology applications was hosted within the Joint World Conference on Social Work, Education and Social Development (SWSD 2016). It was held in Seoul, Korea from June 27th to 30th, 2016. Find below the Conference LearningWheel from that event where you can review the conference programme and access […]

The MAHARA LearningWheel

When I requested to become a Captain of the Mahara LearningWheel, I didn’t realise the overwhelming response I would receive from the Mahara community.  I can proudly state that I have relentlessly promoted and advocated the usability of Mahara, within the School of Nursing and Midwifery, and now I finally have the opportunity to make […]


Chat about Canvas Anna Selway (@cloud_burst) from Highbury College enjoys using Canvas virtual learning environment.  She  recommends joining the #CanvasChat to connect with other @CanvasLMS users to discuss pedagogy and share practice. Our CANVAS LearningWheel is still in development. If you use Canvas and have a suggestion for how to use to engage your learners – please add a spoke HERE. […]


Shaun Richards (@sir8DoT), TEL enthusiast, Technology Enhanced Education Advisor and Moodle administrator at University of Exeter. Shaun contributed this spoke to the ‘Communication’ mode of the using Twitter for ESOL LearningWheel… Using Twitter for ESOL… Communicate key dates and cultural holidays within the group and celebrate multicultural differences Why not take a look at our collection of SUBJECT, RESOURCE and CONFERENCE LearningWheels.Share […]

Location Location Location

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Project #Facebookdeactivation

Thoughts of writing When Amanda first stated, “Let’s write a book about the LearningWheel!” I drifted off to thoughts of what it would look and feel like. I imagined creative writing spaces, log fires, libraries, calm and thoughtful moments. Seven months later those naive, romantic period drama visions could not be further from the truth. The reality is […]