The benefits of roleplay: teaching History

Meet our first guest blogger, Dr Joe Merton from the Department of History! Joe Merton is Lecturer in Twentieth Century History at the University of Nottingham. His research and teaching interests focus on the political and cultural history of the post-1945 United States, especially issues of race, ethnicity, crime and the American city. http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/history/people/joe.merton For…

University of Nottingham Teaching Events- June 2014: Dyslexia Information session

(taken from http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/teaching/events/dyslexia-information-session-20140604.aspx) Dyslexia information session Location King’s Meadow Campus Date(s) Wednesday 4th June 2014 (09:30-12:30) Staff are invited to an information session which will focus on understanding what dyslexia is and how to support dyslexic students. It is relevant to all academic staff, especially those who are personal tutors and colleagues in a range…