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…

Top ten tips for running an Eportfolio system

Well here goes…..one of the main reasons Gaby and I wanted to start this blog was to share little pointers and ideas that you don’t perhaps get from a journal article. So real quick fixes if you like, kind of a chat about something. More experience based than evidence based. So to kick us off…

Students in Conversatiopn Conference, 29th April 2014

Students in Conversation conference Tuesday 29th April 2014 Engineering and Science Learning Centre, University Park campus This year’s University teaching conference focuses on ways in which we involve students in conversation about their subject of study and about their education. With the University’s Strategic Plan looking to put students at the centre of our thinking about…

May e-Learning event: May 7th, Sutton Bonnington, from 12:15

The May e-Learning Community session will be held on Wednesday, May 7th in A33, Food Sciences, Sutton Bonington and will include three speakers from this campus – two from Biosciences and one from Veterinary Medicine and Science (SVMS). Steve Wang (Biosciences) will talk about his mGlossary system developed with funding from the University Teaching Development…