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Introducing: FutureLearn Schools

Find out more about FutureLearn schools and register your school for free upgraded access to over a hundred of our short courses for students aged 13+.

Microlearning: What are microcredentials and why do they matter?

Watch to find out more about taking an accredited online microcredential on FutureLearn.

Coronavirus courses for keyworkers

Browse our full list of courses specifically created for healthcare professionals and keyworkers responding to the coronavirus pandemic.

Is your teaching knowledge best-in-class?

Reap the benefits of Unlimited for less in February with teaching courses from leading academics and discover the latest, innovative thinking in education.

Category: Teaching

What makes a great teacher? Part 2

Teaching is a difficult job which requires a range of skills and extensive knowledge. In the second post about what makes a great teacher, we look at some of the characteristics which make teachers successful in classrooms today.

Category: Teaching

What makes a great teacher? Part 1

In the first part of a bumper two-part post we look at some of the things that a great teacher does, and courses you can take to develop your teaching skills.

Category: Teaching

The Importance of the Right Questions in Teaching

In this post Dylan Wiliam, lead educator on Assessment for Learning in STEM Teaching, discusses how the right questions at the right time make a big difference in the classroom.

Category: Teaching

Teaching goals for 2017

In this post find great courses to help you achieve your teaching goals this year.

Category: Teaching

#TeacherTalks – a round up from our twitter chat

Last week we had a twitter chat to discuss preparing students for university. Here’s what happened.

Category: Teaching