WIL: Free/Low Cost Professional Development Resources

Professional development is important regardless of your employment status. Last year, I had difficulties finding training that fit into my budget and resigned myself to only reading books and blog posts. This year, though, has been an interesting experiment, Since the pandemic lockdown began, I’ve noticed an uptick in accessible training at free or low costs. Here are some of the resources that I’ve used to increase my skills over the past few months.

Happy Ada Lovelace Day

Ada Lovelace Day aims to raise the profile of women in science, technology, engineering and maths by encouraging people around the world to talk about the women whose work they admire. This international day of celebration helps people learn about the achievements of women in STEM, inspiring others and creating new role models for young …