Reflection for 2 Star Badge - Dealing with Difference and Diversity (Adopting)

Fey Cole
19th March 2020 (edited on 19th March 2020)

This reflection was contributed as a submission for a 2 Star Badge in Dealing with Difference and Diversity (Adopting) by Fey Cole

Give a brief description of your work context and responsibilities, e.g. your teaching background, experience, type of organisation (e.g. FE college, ACL), subject/curriculum you teach/lead, your learners (skills level, any particular inclusion needs, age range of group, size of group)

I work as a full time Lecturer within a Further Education college in Northern Ireland. My curriculum area is Early Years and I teach predominately on the BTEC level three programmes and am also course director for the two year groups. We also run level two City & Guilds courses and I teach the safeguarding and diversity units on this. The college teaches at both FE and HE level. I teach... more

How did you use the learning from this module in your teaching context?

Within this module I found the ‘Personalised learning pathways in practice’ the most beneficial as I have been reviewing the way in which we support those with hearing loss in this academic year and this allowed me to explore this area further. One strategy I have taken from this is to review our VLE to evaluate the how the different types of learning are embedded into the system.... more

What worked well?

The badges were straight forward to work through and I liked that I could download the transcript as was in a shared workroom and did not have access to headphones. This allowed me not to be a distraction and work through the modules.

What would you do differently next time?

I would spend more time exploring the further resources and I plan to return to these properly. I have put together a list of blogs that will also provide an extension to this badge.

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About This Reflection

Level
Level 3
Keywords
VLE Chinese Confucius Hub Northern Ireland

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