Ok first of all I’m going to set a deadline to complete this application – 1st July 2014.


End of February. Check out and be become familiar with UK Professional Standards Framework. Which is made up of 3 ‘dimensions’ (Areas of activity, Core Knowledge and Professional Values) and 4 ‘descriptors’ (D1, 2, 3, and 4).

Start application. Complete section: A1 Design and plan learning activities and/or programmes of study

10th March. A2 Teach and/or support learning

28th March.  A3 Assess and give feedback to learners

15th April. A4 Develop effective learning environments and approaches to student support and guidance

30th April. A5 Engage in continuing professional development in subjects/disciplines and their pedagogy, incorporating research, scholarship and the evaluation of professional practices.  Finish draft. Show draft to reviewer.

30th May. Make ammendments and chill!

1st July. Send off application to HEA.http://www.heacademy.ac.uk/fellow/apply/

OK Mikko you up for it?