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ILRN 2020

The 6th International Conference of the Immersive Learning Research Network (iLRN 2020) on June 21 - 25 2020 in San Luis Obispo, California, USA, will be an innovative and interactive gathering for a burgeoning global network of researchers and practitioners collaborating to develop the scientific, technical, and applied potential of immersive learning. It is

By | 2019-11-04T09:33:34+00:00 November 4th, 2019|Categories: Announcements, Events, News|0 Comments

Using LEGO as a teaching resource

On Friday 25th October Dr Celia Popovic, Associate Professor from York University, Toronto, Canada facilitated a workshop on the use of LEGO as a teaching resource. The aims of the workshop were to: • Discuss the creative cognitive process as a tool for supporting student learning and skill development; • Demonstrate strategies for incorporating

By | 2019-11-04T09:00:28+00:00 October 30th, 2019|Categories: Announcements, News|0 Comments

The Active Learning Network is a group of people from around the world who share an interest in active approaches to learning. Their site https://activelearningnetwork.com/ is designed to be a collaborative platform to showcase active learning projects, research and discussion taking place nationally and internationally. If you are interested in opportunities for collaboration then

By | 2019-10-29T12:51:48+00:00 October 29th, 2019|Categories: Announcements, News|0 Comments

Enabling & Supporting Educational Change

Networking Workshop on 14th October 2019 at the University of the West of England, Bristol Cost: £50 This event is for colleagues based within academic departments, schools and faculties in higher education (including HE in FE) who have a role (formal or informal) in organisation, leadership and/or management of specific aspects of learning and

By | 2019-07-30T11:15:36+00:00 July 30th, 2019|Categories: Announcements, Events, News|0 Comments

Embedding Inclusive Course Design workshop

On the 14th May 2019 the Swansea Academy of Inclusivity and Learner Success (SAILS) held a conference on “Inclusive experience for disabled students in higher education”. The programme showcases the work done in this area across UK universities. The Centre for Teaching Innovation at the University of Westminster, supported Daniela de Silva, a project

By | 2019-07-30T07:53:24+00:00 July 30th, 2019|Categories: Announcements, News|0 Comments

Cultural Diversity, Migration Integration and Youth Action: New Perspectives and Innovative Practices

A public event organised by Home Away from Home in partnership with HOMELandS 9:30 am to 5:00 pm Wednesday 3rd July 2019 in Fyvie Hall, University of Westminster The Home Away From Home (HafH) ERASMUS+ project together with HOMELandS (Hub on Migration, Exile, Languages and Spaces) are holding this public event within a context

By | 2019-06-24T08:28:17+00:00 June 24th, 2019|Categories: Announcements, Events, News|0 Comments

Join Advance HE Connect

In January 2019 Advance HE completed a three-month consultation with their members on how they could provide a more sustainable infrastructure to support the sector’s networks, including at subject level. The consultation reached over 200 individuals representing 96 institutions from over 14 countries and 28 different disciplines. The results of the consultation demonstrated there

By | 2019-06-10T13:13:27+00:00 June 10th, 2019|Categories: Announcements, News|0 Comments

Symposium

MA Film, TV and Moving Image/CREAM - Moving Images, Multiple Screens Research Series Our opening event in our research series will be a symposium on the work of the important Italian filmmaker Lina Wertmuller, accompanying the series of screenings of her work at the Barbican: https://www.barbican.org.uk/whats-on/2019/series/love-and-anarchy-the-films-of-lina-wertmuller All are welcome to attend this exciting event,

By | 2019-03-20T13:36:18+00:00 March 20th, 2019|Categories: Announcements, News|0 Comments

Register now for the online Professional Development Course for External Examiners

We would like to invite you to take part in our online professional development course for external examiners, and we are currently accepting bookings from aspiring, existing and experienced external examiners. This interactive, structured and tutor facilitated course has been developed as part of the Degree Standards project, which is led by Advance HE and

By | 2019-03-19T15:17:21+00:00 March 19th, 2019|Categories: Announcements, News|0 Comments

Partnership mindset outside the student partnership projects and into other aspects of daily life

Dr. Lucy Mercer-Mapstone facilitated a workshop and discussion on how we can develop an inclusive partnership mindset to use not only in our projects, but also in our personal lives. The workshop was held on Tuesday, 29th of January at University of Westminster, London for the Co- Creators students and staff to meet and learn

By | 2019-02-27T12:17:43+00:00 February 27th, 2019|Categories: Announcements, News, partnership blog|0 Comments