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No longer about charity: Women's cricket enters the professional era

No longer about charity: Women's cricket enters the professional era Copyrighted image Credit: ECB
Updated 21 Feb 2014
As England retains the ashes, and women players finally get professional status, Kath Woodward welcomes a leap forward.

Winners and losers: Against the odds?

Winners and losers: Against the odds? Creative commons image Credit:  黒忍者 under CC-BY-NC licence
Introductory Level Duration 5 mins Updated 20 Mar 2008
Women's cricket goes professional but public attitudes to women's sport are still riddled with discrimination.

The changing face of the teaching profession

The changing face of the teaching profession Copyrighted image Credit: Guno1 | Dreamstime.com
Introductory Level Duration 15 mins Updated 11 May 2004
Despite there seeming to be more pressure on teachers than ever before, it's not all bad. Ian Eyres and Roger Hancock look at the improvements in...

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Collaboration in the classroom

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Masters Level Duration 20 mins Updated 12 Mar 2013
What teaching methods can be used to improve a school’s performance? What are the benefits of collaborating within an educational institution?...

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BA (Honours) Social Work (England)

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BA (Honours) Social Work (England) Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University / Karen Parker
Duration 3600 hours Updated 04 Jul 2013
Qualify as a social worker in England with this unique work-based degree, offered in partnership with employers – who must sponsor and register you...

Algorithms, data structures and computability

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Algorithms, data structures and computability Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University / Karen Parker
Intermediate Level Duration 300 hours Updated 04 Jul 2013 Register by 05 Sep 2013
You will learn how to take a problem and state it precisely using an algorithm so that it can be solved with a computer.This course emphasises how...