Free online content and language learning for trainee language teachers – Aston University

Aston University in Birmingham is offering free online continuing professional development (CPD) training for trainee language teachers in May as part of its efforts to support schools during the COVID-19 pandemic. The University’s Centre for Language Research (CLaRA) is offering free training in content and language integrated learning (CLIL) – teaching subjects such as science, […]

Sport welfare resource launched as COVID-19 drives need for player support – Abertay University

Sports organisations must switch their focus to player welfare and support during COVID-19 or risk losing their top performers, a UK academic has warned. Professor of Duty of Care in Sport at Abertay University, Dundee, David Lavallee (pictured) launches the institution’s new free set of resources to help sports groups meet their safeguarding obligations. Created […]

Engineers print 3D face shields for doctors and healthcare workers – University of Sheffield

Engineers from the University of Sheffield are responding to a national call for help in the fight against coronavirus by 3D printing face shields for doctors and healthcare workers. The response, led by Dr Pete Mylon from the University’s Faculty of Engineering, is utilising the world class engineering facilities in the University’s Diamond building to […]

Staff and students helping the local community to stay safe and well – University of Portsmouth

As we all face the unprecedented consequences of Coronavirus, staff and students at the University of Portsmouth have been helping those effected by the pandemic in our community. From protecting health professionals to supporting those in isolation, here are some of the ways that we are helping the local community to stay safe and well. […]

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