Online Training & Curriculum
Online Training & Curriculum

Initial Teacher Training - Trainers Pack and Programme

The National Society for Education in Art and Design (NSEAD) and Teacher Training Agency (TTA) web pages for art and design initial teacher trainers. The site was developed by a cohort of art and design educators, under the aegis of NSEAD, who have a wide variety of interests in the field of art and design education and represent all regions in the United Kingdom.

Macromedia Training Cafe

This is Macromedia's own site for Flash training. Their interactive courses and tutorials are free to educators who want to learn more about technology once they have regis-tered as a member. To join you simply have to provide basic information about name, email, and job. They guarantee not to disclose any of your information to third parties without your permission.

Flash 5

Clear step-by-step illustrated instructions for learning Flash 5. They can be followed online or downloaded as a PDF file.

Adobe Education Curriculum Resources

Boost your teaching power with free lessons, course guides, and projects - written by teachers for teachers. Register for free to access all of the free lessons at:

Adobe Education Curriculum Exchange

The Adobe Education Curriculum Exchange, is an online community where educators can share free, classroom-tested lessons that incorporate Adobe products. Check back often to view or download the newest curriculum sets that will help you boost your teaching power.

Serif in Education

The Serif DrawPlus 7 Teaching Resource Pack has been written in conjunction with the teacher training organisation mPowerNet to provide an invaluable free independent resource, helping pupils to use DrawPlus 7 effectively and enabling teachers to focus their Art, Design, ICT and Technology lessons on curriculum topics. The DrawPlus 7 Teaching Resource Pack contains six projects covering a range of interesting and thought- provoking topics and activities that can be linked into the Government's Key Stage 3 National Strategy. Each project is available as a downloadable PDF. If you wish to have access to the actual examples used in the projects then the resources are available here in DrawPlus format. If you are an ICT Coordinator and would like a copy of DrawPlus for evaluation purposes then simply email
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