We've put together some free learning activities, tasters and ideas that you can do during Learning at Work Week from partners, the Campaign for Learning and the web based on the 2020 theme 'learning journeys'. 


Daily Doodle Challenge! - Enter a doodle for the chance to win some creative prizes - every day from 18th - 24th May! More

Ideas and Inspiration from the web

Grayson's Art Club - Weekly art club with Grayson Perry More

Learn to draw through observation - Free introduction with Jake Spicer More 

Get Crafty - the Craft Council's blog on where to learn new crafts you can do at home More

Why we're wired to innovate - Ted Talk with David Eagleman More

Creative Thinking - Tools and Techniques for Success - a free course on Coursera from Imperial College More

Write a Haiku in four easy steps - a introduction with Masterclass More

Share your ideas through storytelling - a free course on Google Digital Garage More


Tune in at Two - Free live webinars for parents starting 18th May during Learning at Work Week on how to 'Love Learning at Home' and 'Talking and Learning about Money with Kids' More

Ideas and inspiration from the web

Open University Business Schools webinar library - from empowerment to curiosity More

The Power to believe you can improve: Ted Talk with Carol Dwek More

First steps to collaboration: Ted Talk with Jim Tamm More

Human Centred Design: Introduction with Acumen More


Overcoming the inertia to learn - Open your mind and follow your curiosity with Liz Moody from the OUBS's blog More

FutureLearn Microcredentials - Gain Specialist knowledge for career advancement More

OUBS' curated resources for LAW Week On Air, Online More

OpenLearn - Thousands of free courses from art and languages to history and science and lots more More

Unionlearn - Working from home page including skills checks and career development tips More

National Careers Service - find out the support available for learning More

Ideas and Inspiration from the web

Check out free MOOCs and courses on Coursera, EdX and Google Garage


Numeracy - Take the National Numeracy Challenge and improve your everyday maths with free courses from The Open University

Digital - Succeed in the digital world with this course from the Open University, explore more free courses on OpenLearn and FutureLearn

Essential Skills - with the Skills Toolkit a collection of free online learning put together by the government in collaboration with Open University, FutureLearn, Good Things Foundation, Lloyds Bank, Google Digital Garage, Cisco Networking Academy, Accenture, University of Leeds and Institute of Coding

Ideas and inspiration from the web

Sleeping - Find out why sleep matters for lots of things including learning with this Google Talk More

Writing - from song writing to podcasting with these free courses on FutureLearn More

Dancing - Learn dance with the Royal Academy of Dance More

Economics - Economics is for Everyone from RSA Animate More