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Verity Jones

Having been a teacher and senior leader, Verity Jones is now a freelance educational consultant based in the UK, working with schools around the world.

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Reducing the distance: are MOOCs the future of CPD?

Out with the old, in with the digital? Verity Jones explains why online platforms for professional learning have become so popular. Schools have to set a limit for the professional development of their staff. Even where they have joined forces to offer Inset days, twilights and the odd TeachMeet-...