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eLearning, innovative teaching, online learning, staff

Personal Tutors Online Training Module – Part 2

Posted on 5 October 2017 by Gethin Rowlands

In our previous blog post we discussed the beginnings of the Personal Tutors Online Training Module project; the reason for the creation of the module, how we mapped and retrieved the content, and the platform we decided to use to build and host the training module. This was Phase 1. In this blog post we
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eLearning, innovative teaching, online learning, staff

Personal Tutors Online Training Module – Part 1

Posted on 3 October 2017 by Gethin Rowlands

With over 30,000 students studying at Cardiff University, the topic of how we best support our students academically and holistically has become a prominent area for debate.  The Personal Tutoring system, which plays a distinctive role in the student journey, provides an invaluable resource to students dealing with a whole variety of issues and problems;
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blended learning, eLearning, Flipped Classroom, Learn Plus

Flipping the whiteboard?

Posted on 31 July 2017 by Owen Crawford

You might have seen the recent post about capturing whiteboard activity from live teaching sessions using smartmarkers and panopto.  But what about if you want to produce whiteboard style content to be viewed before a teaching session, or as a separate resource that won’t be delivered in a live session.  Whiteboard / blackboard style “explainer”
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Assessment, Feedback, grademark

Feedback Studio

Posted on 26 July 2017 by Marianna Majzonova

Do you use Turnitin and Grademark for assessments and delivering student feedback? Turnitin has combined their Grademark and originality-checking features and have relaunched as Feedback Studio. Find out what to expect when you next log in. Feedback Studio is now available and has replaced Grademark. It retains all of the Grademark/Turnitin tools but has been
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