Monthly Archives: December 2010

Using collaborative online tools for business and community engagement

* The latest from InfoNet:  Using collaborative online tools for business and community engagement. If you’ve not come across the InfoKits that InfoNet produce, it’s worth taking a look. “The infoKits contain a wealth of ‘self-help’ material, such as simple … Continue reading

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Bid writing, free ICT e-courses, Netskills workshops

* Introduction to Bid writing – online session New to bid writing?  Want to develop your skills? The aim of this session is to develop an understanding of the key factors involved in writing a successful bid.  Presentation – by Don … Continue reading

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Teacher Education – updates from TEAN

 *Becoming a teacher educator – an event to be held in four locations – 16 March – London 23March – Carlisle 29 March – Leeds 7 April – Bristol ‘The workshops provide a challenging perspective on the pedagogy of teacher education … Continue reading

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Opportunity for students – and maybe for you too?

*For your students?  And for you, as well, if you’re a student….Student awards offered by the Higher Education Academy (HEA) Education Subject Centre (ESCalate). Open to students on Higher Education programmes in the field of education – both undergraduate and postgraduate … Continue reading

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Assessment

                                                   *Transforming assessment cyberlawcentre.org Have a look at this site – archives of loads of online seminars on assesment covering a range of issues from different angles.  [For ease of access I recommend the YouTube versions] There’s opportunity to join in, too … Continue reading

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Conference calls-opportunities, including for Teacher Ed.

  commons.wikimedia.org  * Call for proposals for ALT-C 2011 (Association for Learning Technologies Conference) – Thriving in a colder and more challenging climate Closing date: 21st February 2011.  More information here.  (Conference in Sept 2011, Leeds) *Teacher Education Advancement Network … Continue reading

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Events online – QA… (Dec) / Inspirational New Builds (Dec) / eportfolios (Jan, 2011)

 There’s a definte increase in the number of online activities being made available, reflected in this latest handful – two of these happening within this next week or so, and the last a more developed series of activities around e portfolios … Continue reading

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