Published reports

Selected reports in the public domain are available below.

Digital capabilities in the social care workforce 
2014
Primary research on the digital knowledge and skills of adult social care workforce
Interactive summary
Infographic
Slideshow (Link to Prezi)

Learning technologies in social care: A guide for employers
2013
Helping social care employers get the most from digital technologies for workforce development

Using mainstream IT with people with dementia

2013
A practical guide aimed at care staff

The Impact of social care workforce datasets on research and policy
2012
How the National Minimum Dataset for Social Care influences researchers and policy-makers in their work

Social workers' views on the state of adult social work 
2012
How prospective members of the College of Social Work regard the current state of social work in adult social services in England

Get Connected to e-learning
2011
A practical guide for SMEs in the care sector

Professional capabilities for social workers
2011
Consultation on a professional capabilities framework with prospective members of The College of Social Work

Preparing for personalisation
2008
The relevance of the SISCo website and resources to support communication and number skills for direct employers and their personal assistants

SISCo: Final evaluation report
2008
Analysis of usage date and user surveys of SISCo website

Accessible e-learning in higher education
2007
Report on the Distributed Elearning Accessibility project for TechDis

SISCo project practice audit
2006
Scoping study for the SISCo - Supporting Induction in Social Care - project

Safer transit
2006
Report on support systems for social work students moving between further and higher education in Scotland

E-learning in social care: consultation responses
2005
Responses to the national consultation on an e-learning strategy for social care

Knowing me knowing you: the neuroscience of social interactions
2005
Article for Wellcome Trust news (pp.29-31)

Horses for [accessible] courses
2004
Assessing suitability of 13 accessibility guidelines for use in UK further and higher education

E-Learning in social care
2004
An e-learning strategy for social care in England

Return to Senda?
2003
Implementing accessibility for disabled students in virtual learning environments in UK further and higher education