Monthly Archives: November 2010

Resources and pause for thought (Dec)

openphoto.net Thinking about supporting your students online? – 50 ways to use SKYPE  – thanks to Deborah M. for this one!  🙂 (Also, see the entry about the Flexible Learning Forum at Lancaster on 7th Dec – we’re looking at … Continue reading

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A lot of strategy matters for HE in FE / HE (Nov-Dec)

* Do you know about THE Northwest Regional Forum for Managers of HE in FE ? – opportunities to network / collaborate / tap into activities and information.  Includes two full day events. Contact Sandra at Qepltd@ntlworld.com to find out more / and … Continue reading

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Staff development opportunities (Dec listing)

  umami.typepad.com The latest from this intriguing project on ‘the Net *Generation’ and ‘digital natives’ … A critical view of the use of these terms to describe university students.  Session led by Chris Jones from the OU Wed 1st Dec, 12.30 – 1.50.   f/f session at Lancaster … Continue reading

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Teacher Education – HE in FE update

*’On being a teacher educator:  pedagogy, scholarship and identity of lecturers in teacher education in further education workplace’ Cumbria Study of Higher Education Network Seminar  (C-SHEN)  12.00-1.00 on Wednesday 17 November, 2010 For further information about this seminar and other events    *Of … Continue reading

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Achieving Sustainable Employment: conference

Achieving Sustainable Employment conference ‘…The higher and further education sector play a crucial role in equipping graduates with the relevant skills and training to meets the current and future needs of business. This event will look at the future role of … Continue reading

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Resources… and inspiration (Nov)

 This month a mixed bunch: *Latest JISC TechDis update – You’ll have seen me mention these online updates in my earlier news bundles.   Well now there’s a recording of the last one – it’s actually more watchable than you might think … Continue reading

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Workshops, conferences, events, courses, calls for submissions – Nov, Dec and beyond

jarche.com   The JISC Regional Support Centre Northwest is developing a programme of online events – watch out for details in future updates. Events will be short ‘bites’ covering a range of topics – themes include teacher education, inclusive practice, resources…  (And recordings … Continue reading

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