Presentation on theme: "SkillsExpress.net Developed as an ESF project in partnership with SQA Supports elements of the NPA in Enterprise and Employability Using new technology."— Presentation transcript:
SkillsExpress.net Developed as an ESF project in partnership with SQA Supports elements of the NPA in Enterprise and Employability Using new technology to support learning and teaching
SkillsExpress.net New technology Unity 3D plug in (http://unity3d.com/webplayer )http://unity3d.com/webplayer Streaming videos - actually played through the 3D environment Flash activities Blog for students to save information and evidence
SkillsExpress.net New features Tailored to elements of NPA Enterprise and Employability Use of drama and humour in video clips and games Careers focus through vocational project Games style throughout with activities and incentive embedded
SkillsExpress.net A 3D virtual environment and a 2D Student Zone that will Engage Motivate Entertain and encourage learning
SkillsExpress.net The 3D element consists of Skills Central E2 Employability Arena Enterprise Academy Who wants to be an entrepreneur? The Perfect Employee Skills Karting All packed with video clips, activities, sound bites and information
SkillsExpress.net The 2D website consists of Over 30 interactive flash activities linked to information about individual units in the NPA Support for tutors by providing a framework for work related activities Secure personal blog for recording evidence
SkillsExpress.net Skills Express is currently being redesigned and will be available soon in the new format www.skillsexpress.net For further information, please contact: Diane Edmonds Coordinator Gateway 199 Nithsdale Road Glasgow G41 5EX Diane.firstname.lastname@example.org 0141 422 1070 This PowerPoint presentation was delivered at the SQA Network Support Event for the NPA in Enterprise and Employability at the Hilton Hotel, Glasgow, 24 March 2011.