Jisc Digital Leaders Programme

Originally posted on Jisc digital capability codesign challenge blog.

The Jisc Digital Leaders Programme is linked strongly to the work being done in Jisc Digital Capabilities and will aim to give leaders tools and ideas to help in making best use of digital in both their own practice and in leading their teams. Helping them to increase the digital capability of their organisation. The … Read more

Launch of Digital Student Skills Study

Originally posted on Jisc Digital Student.

We are delighted to launch phase 3 of the Digital Student project which will be exploring skills learners’ expectations and experiences of the digital environment. The scope of the study covers work based learning (including apprenticeships), adult and community learning and offender learning – a broad canvas. The study will build on the approaches used … Read more

Developing assessment practice with holistic feedback

Originally posted on Electronic Management of Assessment.

One of the outcomes of the EMA co-design project is the interest in holistic feedback on assessment. It’s clear to a lot of people in the sector that it’d be beneficial for learners, markers, tutors and others if assessment took in a complete view of a learner’s journey, and if feedback engaged the learner better, and also […] Read more

Third Change Agents’ Network case study: University of Nottingham

Originally posted on Change Agents' Network.

On behalf of Clare Killen: The third Change Agents’ Network case study is now available under the resources menu above.   ‘How students are making a difference – Students as Change Agents scheme’ was introduced during the 2014-5 academic year to increase levels of student engagement and empower students to make a difference to teaching and … Read more

UK directory of online courses: update

Originally posted on Scaling up online learning project blog.

I am delighted to announce that Livework are working with us and the project’s working group to undertake a service design review around the potential of a UK directory of online courses. The Livework team will be looking at: How a directory of online courses can deliver value for different users. What would differentiate a Jisc … Read more

Raising awareness of our digital capabilities work

Originally posted on Jisc digital capability codesign challenge blog.

It’s been a busy few weeks. I’ve been speaking about the new ‘six elements of digital capability’ framework at several events including the UCISA Spotlight on Digital Capabilities event , EdTech15 in Ireland, the Jisc Learning and Teaching Experts’ group, the Standing Conference on Academic Practice and the Acadamic Practice with Technologies conference at Greenwich … Read more

Sharing best practice and stealing ideas – student staff partnership working

Originally posted on Change Agents' Network.

I have been very fortunate over the past week to have attended a number of events run by colleges and universities where the theme of student –staff partnership working has been the focus. This in itself is an interesting development and shows the growing awareness of how important it is to engage students in the … Read more

Supporting Digital Leadership

Originally posted on Jisc digital capability codesign challenge blog.

The role of digital skills, and the roles of leaders in education engaging in digital skills has been highlighted in a variety of reports including the Select Committee on Digital Skills own report, Make or Break: The UK’s Digital Future. However, the recognition of need for leaders to exploit technology goes back as far as … Read more

Highlights from a new student (staff) group London Digital Student Meet-up (LDSM) co-organised by LSE and UCL

Originally posted on Change Agents' Network.

Guest post by Moira Wright, Digital Literacy Officer,E-Learning Environments, UCL Digital literacy: student (staff) partnership working Highlights from a new student (staff) group London Digital Student Meet-up (LDSM) co-organised by LSE and UCL it aimed to provide a platform for student networking. LDSM is open to all students working on digital literacy and student engagement … Read more