I'm a regional academic at Open University in the South West managing courses in childhood and youth. Beyond paid work I’m a director & trustee of a children's charity.
Coughlan, T and Perryman, L-A. (2011). Something for everyone? The different approaches of academic disciplines to Open Educational Resources and the effect on widening participation. In Journal of Open, Flexible and Distance Learning (15(2), pp. 11–27)
Hughes, J., Hunter B. & Coughlan, T.. (2008). Learning to Change. Milton Keynes: The Open University.
Coughlan, T. (2008). A Welcome Home for Identity – a learning network between children’s charities and a university. In Learning in Health and Social Care (7, 4, 247–250)