Category Archives: Events

Are robots taking our jobs?

Originally posted on Inspiring learning.

Esther Barrett describes her NTfW teaching and learning conference keynote which looks at artificial intelligence and how it’s changing the modern workplace. Are our apprentices and trainees ready?

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Dragon hunting at #Digifest18

Originally posted on Inspiring learning.

Last week, Chris along with Liz Austen and Richard Beggs delivered a workshop at Jisc’s annual Digifest on how digital storytelling can enhance the student experience. The resources are available here and he reflects on the good practice that was showcased and how it fits into the release of Jisc’s new online digital storytelling workshop.

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Five top tips for delivering live online learning

Originally posted on Inspiring learning.

Scott, Esther and the Jisc training team reflect on the first two Jisc online workshops and provide their top tips for things to look out for when delivering live online learning.

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Reflections from the Jisc Online Workshop on Digital Identity and Wellbeing

Originally posted on Inspiring learning.

Last week, Esther Barrett, Rebecca Burningham and I delivered the first in a series of exciting new online workshops focusing on key areas of digital capability. Whilst the workshop is still fresh in my mind I want to share some of my reflections from the session (before breaking up for Christmas and taking on fresh …

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The FE & Skills Coalition Meets

Originally posted on Jisc Innovation in Further Education and Skills.

The FE and Skills Coalition meetings have built on the work of FELTAG and continue to offer both colleges and other sector organisations an excellent opportunity to hear the current issues and challenges which colleges and providers are facing. The latter part of this meeting which looked at the role of  AR & VR tools in FE … Read more

Augmented and Virtual Reality for FE and Skills

Originally posted on Jisc Innovation in Further Education and Skills.

There was a really good turn out for the latest in the FE & Skills Coalition series of meeting on the 31st October. There were many issues discussed and debated at the meeting, and some of  these will be covered in subsequent blog posts. The focus in the afternoon session was on the role that … Read more

Something submitted, to something different — #disruptconCU18

Originally posted on lawrie : converged.

In September a call for submissions appeared on the SEDA list that was a little different. To quote Kieran Fenby-Hulse The Doctoral College and Centre for Research Capability and Development will be holding a one day Conference happening on Friday 19th January 2018. Our Call for Something is currently open and closes on 12th November. […] Read more

Let’s go digital – an extra slice

Originally posted on Inspiring learning.

Lis Parcell reports on the good practice shared at the second of CoLRiC’s two summer conferences for FE learning resources and looks at how college librarians are developing their digital capability. She also shows how you could help make a LearningWheel of useful digital tools for learning resources services.

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Designing for Digital Capabilities in the Curriculum

Originally posted on Inspiring learning.

Scott provides an overview of Jisc resources showcased at the recent Connect More events to support digital capability. These resources complement the ‘Curriculum Confidence: Deigning Digital Capabilities in the Curriculum’ sessions at Connect More and are aimed at curriculum staff wishing to embed digital into programmes of study.

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