Category Archives: Events

Designing for the digital curriculum

Originally posted on Inspiring learning.

In May Scott and Chris went to Queens University Belfast to deliver a series of worskshops exploring how we can support the students of the future effectively and what we need to consider when designing for the digital curriculum.

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Notes and presentations from the 3rd Digital capabilities community of practice event – 22 May 2018

Originally posted on Jisc Building Digital Capability Blog .

The University of Leicester provided a great setting for our third community of practice meeting. With eighty five delegates participating in person and many more joining in online (using the hashtag #digitalcapability) this was one of our most vibrant and productive meetings to date. This is a brief summary of the event. All links to slides, … Read more

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