The Learning Lab at the University of Wolverhampton's Telford Campus has appointed Professor Terry Goodison as senior reseach fellow. Professor Goodison will look at how technology-based learning will shape eucation and training. He is particularly interested in how technology can assist with dyslexia.
Christopher Martin has replaced Mike Wilson as chair of the Mental Health Foundation. Mr Martin has been a trustee and fundraiser there since 1998 and before that he was headmaster at Millfield school, Somerset.
Weald and Downland Open Air Museum has appointed Diane Walker as head of education. Ms Walker previously ran the education department at the Royal Armouries, Fort Nelson, in Portsmouth. She will also be responsible for education services provided by the West Sussex Countryside Studies Trust based at Goodwood.