UCL and Tech City UK is launching the Digital
Business Academy, the world’s first government-supported online learning
platform to provide digital and business skills for anyone aspiring to start,
grow or join a digital business. The programme is open to all UK residents and
requires no pre-qualification.
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Teachers ‘don’t know enough grammar to teach curriculum’
10 October 2013
Many teachers do not have adequate knowledge of English grammar to teach the new curriculum, according to the architect of a government-funded teaching programme.
Bas Aarts, a professor of English linguistics at UCL, is designing Englicious, an online tool that will give schools access to one of Britain’s biggest databases of the English language.
Read the full story at thetimes.co.uk (please note this is behind a paywall).