This part of the Excellence Gateway is dedicated to sharing tools, resources, information and learning - offered by learning providers, by LSIS and by other partners and stakeholders - which can support individuals and organisations in the learning and skills sector in working, teaching and learning more sustainably.
If you and/or your learners
have ever wanted to print an article from a blog or a website, but wish
you could do it without printing all of the advertisements and widgets
in the side columns, then take a look at Printliminator; a handy little bookmarklet for...
allows users to highlight a webpage and select only the elements which they wish to print;
can be installed in seconds by just clicking and dragging it onto your browser's toolbar.
New technology could help businesses cut down on their carbon footprint by avoiding unnecessary travel.
This is the view of a study
commissioned by the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP), which highlighted
the possibilities of Telepresence. The system allows meetings to be
held virtually by using video conferencing and other communication
According to the report,
Telepresence could allow UK and US businesses to cut upto 5.5 million
tonnes of carbon dioxide emissions by 2020.
I'm an eLearning Adviser specializing in stimulating and supporting innovation in learning via eBooks, eMagazines, blogs (including audio versions), online TV, interactive resources, forums, workshops, conferences and face2face consultations. Evaluating and becoming familiar with sustainable and new technologies allows me to respond to the needs of learning providers from a position of experience rather than 'hearsay'. Supported learning providers, in the northwest of England (UK), can contact me for FREE consultations. Based at Lancaster University I work for the JISC Regional Support Centre - Northwest.