A blog for students on the FDLT and BALT courses at the University of Northampton

at Leicester and UN

July 12, 2023
by Jean

Venues and parking 2023

The BALT groups and the FDLT groups start in week beginning 12th September, on your venue day.  FDLT Year 1 Tuesday: Waterside Campus, Northampton FDLT Year 2 Tuesday: Waterside Campus, Northampton Thursday: Devonshire Place, Leicester BALT Wednesday: Devonshire Place, Leicester  … Continue reading

a screenshot of a teacher in their office over Collaborate.

December 19, 2021
by Jean
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Learning about education in other places in the world on the BALT course

This week our BA Learning and teaching students had the opportunity to talk with a teacher working in an international school in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.  Module tutor, Laura-Jane Devanny, organised this experience to help bring to life the PDT3009 Education … Continue reading

September 18, 2020
by Jean

New resources from the National Literacy Trust.

This week the National Literacy trust launched two new online resources to support families and educators. The first is called Virtual School Library. You can access it here.  Each week the Virtual School Library will introduce a children’s author or … Continue reading