How to cope with 1000 teachers on Facebook Live!

Smith, Andrew (2017). How to cope with 1000 teachers on Facebook Live! In: SocMedHE17 Social Media for Higher Education in Learning Conference, 19 Dec 2017, Sheffield, Sheffield Hallam University.

URL: https://blogs.shu.ac.uk/socmedhe/papers-at-socmedh...

Abstract

While many describe an international skills shortage in network engineering professionals (Tech Partnership 2017) – there is an equally immediate deficit skill set amongst educators – creating a long term pressure point for higher education as well as industry.

Solving the problem of the skill set is commensurate with its position as a Cisco Networking Academy Support Centre for the Open University. Reaching a community of 64 educational establishments as well as part of a wider national a global community of network engineering practitioners. The team created a free distance learning course to teachers, covering the ‘introduction to networking’ course from the Cisco Networking Academy programme.

Viewing alternatives

No digital document available to download for this item

Item Actions

Export

About

Recommendations