Dewi Parry

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Personal capture examples with Learn Plus

Posted on 14 March 2018 by Dewi Parry

by Dewi Parry During this year’s Centre for Education Innovation – Education Innovation Week, several Learn Plus use cases were shared during an event titled “Enhancing the learning environment: Examining how the digital and physical learning environments are evolving to support the needs of our students and staff”. There are some excellent examples of teaching
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Jisc Digifest 2018

Posted on 14 March 2018 by Dewi Parry

by Jin Tan I attended the Jisc Digital Festival (Digifest) 2018 in Birmingham between 6-7th March. It was the first time I had attended the event. Although I needed to head to Birmingham in the very early morning and come back in the late evening, I was excited and appreciated the opportunity. The events focused
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Reflections on an ABC Learning Design Workshop (UCL)

Posted on 12 March 2018 by Dewi Parry

by Christopher John (Social Sciences) ABC (Arena Blended Connected) is a workshop-based approach to learning design from University College London (UCL).  The approach models the 6 pedagogical approaches by Laurillard (2012) against the UCL connected curriculum.  The approach is timely (90 minutes); methodical; group-led; highly-participative and particularly useful when transitioning to blended learning in both
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Reflections on CUSEIP: Student learning with Learn Plus

Posted on 19 February 2018 by Dewi Parry

…and some pedagogical implications by Karl Luke During Summer 2017 I was successfully awarded a Cardiff University Student Education Innovation Projects (CUSEIP) placement for a project which aimed to “develop a framework for supporting effective student engagement with lecture recordings”. The successful applicant was an undergraduate Chemistry student – Ameen – and we worked collaboratively
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GW4 TEL Away Day

Posted on 17 July 2017 by Dewi Parry

by Dewi Parry On the 21st June, we were invited to the University of Bristol to take part in the GW4 TEL away day. The GW4 is an alliance between the universities of Bath, Bristol, Cardiff and Exeter, building research communities to deliver globally competitive research. Learn more about the GW4 Alliance: gw4.ac.uk As well
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JISC Connect More 2017

Posted on 17 July 2017 by Dewi Parry

by Karl Luke Last month, I attended the JISC Connect More 2017 event in Bristol and was particularly interested in two specific programmes showcased. Preparing staff and students to be digitally ready Christine Percival, Digital Fluency Manager from Lancaster University gave the opening keynote. Christine introduced Lancaster’s digital strategy and their Digital Fluency Framework. Christine discussed
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