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The autonomous learner

Posted by Elaine Huber on September 22nd, 2010

Have been reflecting on learning this week after attending various seminars in the ‘Celebrate Learning and Teaching’ week program. There are still two more fully packed days, check the program here. Professor Mick Healey ran an engaging session on how to develop the independent and autonomous learner and today I came across this fantastic prezzi [...]

More images from L&T week

Posted by Agnes Bosanquet on October 28th, 2009

© Chris Lavina 2009

Highlights from L&T Week – MQUncon09

Posted by Agnes Bosanquet on October 16th, 2009

MQUncon09 – Technology in Learning and Teaching Unconference
MQUncon was an unconference – a facilitated, participant-driven conference, where people are free to present, share and participate in a range of activities. MQUncon09 broadcast on the Islands of jokaydia in Second Life.  Read more about what happened there on the wiki.
In his blog TechTicker, Mike [...]

Images from L&T Week

Posted by Agnes Bosanquet on October 15th, 2009

© Chris Lavina 2009

Reflections of L&T Week (Pictures)

Posted by Agnes Bosanquet on October 13th, 2009

Thank you to Chris Lavina for the following photos:

© Chris Lavina 2009

Reflections on L&T Week (Words)

Posted by Agnes Bosanquet on October 12th, 2009

Thank you to everyone who participated in Learning and Teaching Week 2009!
What did L&T week achieve?

Learning and Teaching Week  celebrated the practice and scholarship of teaching.  It provided opportunities for people to consider teaching in a way they may not have thought about before.  There were opportunities to explore ways of teaching using Second [...]

It’s Learning and Teaching Week!

Posted by Agnes Bosanquet on September 21st, 2009

This week (21st – 25th of September 2009) is Learning and Teaching Week!
It’s not too late to register for the following events:

Tues 22 Sept 12-2 Symposium on Learning Outcomes and the Value Add of Higher Education

Wed 23 Sept 9-4 Enhancing Undergraduate Engagement through Research and Inquiry

Thu 24 Sept 10-4 ePortfolios – Our life [...]

Re-hedonising higher education

Posted by Agnes Bosanquet on September 18th, 2009

Happy 40th anniversary Conception Day!

Note on the title of this post:  If you are interested in discussing the place of morality in higher education, register for Learning and Teaching Week (21 – 25 September).  Highlights include informal discussions over coffee from 9am each day, an exciting Unconference on Friday, and a symposium on learning [...]

Don’t forget Learning and Teaching Week!

Posted by Agnes Bosanquet on September 17th, 2009

Learning and Teaching week is the 21st–25th of September 2009

Put faces to names at the drop-in sessions with academic and educational developers (daily, 9am, U@MQ)

Listen to students’ views on life at MQ (Mon 21, 2-3pm)

Plan the library of the future (Wed 23, 2-4pm)

Find out how to win a teaching award (Fri 25, all day)

Check out [...]

Register for L&T Week Faculty Workshops!

Posted by Agnes Bosanquet on September 11th, 2009

Learning and Teaching Week is being held 21st – 25th of September 2009. The theme of the week is renewal – exploring, discussing, showcasing, evaluating and celebrating the diverse activities in the University.  Find out more.
Register for the following Faculty workshops:

Faculty of Arts – L&T in Philosophy; Assessment Rubric Writing; Problem Based Learning; Assessing Creative [...]