E-Learning

Geography Teaching & Online Learning Skills

Geography Teaching & Online Learning Skills

I well rememeber when at school we had to choose between history and geography and later, between sciences and the commercial subjects.  It seemed jolly hard to choose the first ones.  I loved both history and geography and have since growing up and being out […]

Stand Up For The Astronauts Of Tomorrow

Stand Up For The Astronauts Of Tomorrow

Just at the moment many of us over 65 year olds will be remembering back 50 years to the most exciting thing that could possibly have happened in this world.  No, not the introduction of social media and f b posts;  not the Spice girls […]

Painting Skills Enhance Home Study Project

Painting Skills Enhance Home Study Project

I was happily meandering through a very historic village that’s quite near me, on a walk with some pals.  We were chatting away and very nearly had an embarrassing mishap by almost bumping into and knocking over a lady who was sat in the middle […]

Basic Learning Skills Improved With Practice

Basic Learning Skills Improved With Practice

Knowing our Ps and Qs . . . . . .  a strange phrase which doesn’t actually seem to have a difinitive explanation but generally is taken to mean watching one’s language when out socialising and with family.   This is all part of the rich […]

From Classroom To Computer For Real Learning Choices

From Classroom To Computer For Real Learning Choices

There really isn’t anything better than being amongst friends and colleagues when there are training courses to be undertaken.  I remember the days of moving en-masse from our usual office block in town, to another one miles off,   with all the time, cost and […]

Sitting Entry Exams Benefits From Online Coaching

Sitting Entry Exams Benefits From Online Coaching

We of a certain age are very familiar with the old style classroom scenario – teacher up the front of the class, chalk in hand and chalk board rubber in the other.  One particular one was really excellent at writing behind her with her right […]

Getting That Prized Posting Via Online Training

Getting That Prized Posting Via Online Training

When I was leaving school I decided I’d like to go into the airforce.  I used to take a teenage comic/magazine every week and they always had recruitment ads in them.  They made it all look so glamorous and I decided to apply.  My parents […]

Finding A Niche With Online Training Package

Finding A Niche With Online Training Package

Some years ago, due to conflicts of interest in a take over situation, I had to be ‘got rid of’.  I was deeply upset as I really loved my job – or so I thought.  It involved a lot of customer contact, my excellent powers […]

Family History Coming Home With Heritage Study Courses

Family History Coming Home With Heritage Study Courses

In this period of commemoration of the Armistice in 1918 we have been totally swamped on tv and radio with memories, tapes, recordings and words that have been hitherto squirrelled away in attics, store cupboards, precious memory boxes.  Technical advances have meant we can confidently […]

Starting Online Learning Habits Whilst Young

Starting Online Learning Habits Whilst Young

One of the more fascinating aspects of getting older is looking back and seeing what we thought we knew from years ago, how relevant it is to today’s learning.  Having to learn times tables in arithmetic – these have been one of the best things […]