We work closely with Welsh Government, the Education Workforce Council, trade unions and other organisations in Wales to ensure that Open University courses and qualifications are relevant for all levels of staff in the Welsh education sector.
There are many issues for learning and development in schools; keeping staff up-to-date with policy changes; managing staff mobility; managing capacity enhancement; working with other professionals; working in partnership with other agencies; developing specific expertise to support inclusion and developing specific expertise to support changing pupil profiles. The flexibility, scale and distance learning style of The Open University (OU) can help you face these issues confidently.
Supporting the Professional learning model in Wales, OU study embeds reflective practice and evidence based activity in its modules and qualifications, with practice based assignments to help enable wider collaboration, coaching and mentoring in the workplace.
The benefits the OU brings to learning and development in schools and colleges in Wales, cover all functions:
Explore our qualifications and courses by requesting one of our prospectuses today.