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The Science of Learning

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What do we know about how students learn? How does this inform the ways in which we educate students in the 21st Century? The science of learning is the scientific study of how people learn. What we currently understand about the science of learning comes from bringing together research from […]

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Coffee Courses in 2020 

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  Coffee Courses paused 2020 has been an extraordinarily challenging year to date. With COVID-19, international travel restrictions and physical distancing measures impacting our University, the priorities in our team have shifted towards designing courses for remote delivery and facilitating training sessions to support our educators. As a result, we […]

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Learning Analytics Explained

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The increasing use of technology for teaching and learning has led to a significant amount of data being collected on how learning occurs in today’s world. To capitalize on this rich data, Learning Analytics (LA) has emerged in recent years as an important field that enables the measurement, collection, analysis […]

Digital Content

Teaching with Twitter

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Twitter is an social media platform which allows its users to write short posts known as tweets, amass followers, follow relevant accounts, ‘like’ content, and follow and contribute to discussions using hashtags.  The open nature of Twitter as a platform affords many opportunities for teaching and learning. Twitter can provide […]

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Share your feedback on our coffee courses!

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We warmly invite you to share your experiences of participating in our coffee courses via our survey:  Click here to take the survey. We would also like to invite you to participate in a focus group to further discuss your experiences with coffee courses and with professional development for teaching […]

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Coffee course issue resolved

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Dear participants, apologies for any issues you may have had in the last few days accessing or commenting on the coffee courses blog. We have been in discussion with ITS to resolve these problems and everything should be working normally now. If you have any problems, please feel free to […]