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Summary of funding opportunities – including a funded PhD

                                            *JISC funding:  Transformations fund – this one for HE institutions  [two opportunities and two deadlines:  22nd Feb and 16th April] but a separate opportunity for the FE and Skills sector is on its way – anticipated to be released … Continue reading

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Exploring free or familiar tools to support your teaching or training

We’ve a series of five online short events over the week of 24th – 28th  October (next week) that are all about exploring different ways of supporting your teaching or training – whichever sector you’re in.  Visit the RSC Northwest events … Continue reading

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Student number controls for 2012-13

‘HEFCE has published information on the new approach it will use to implement the control on the number of full-time students that universities and colleges can recruit for 2012-13. This includes information about the process for bidding for 20,000 places … Continue reading

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Learning On Screen Awards 2012

*‘The Learning on Screen Awards celebrate and reward excellence in the use of moving image and related media in learning, teaching and research. The Awards are open to broadcast, non-broadcast and multimedia entries, from broadcasters, production companies, education providers and … Continue reading

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News from the Higher Education Academy

*Latest from the HEA on HE in FE support Steve Outram has now taken over responsibility as Academic Lead for the Academy’s work supporting the HE in FE Sector and non-HEI provision. Steve can be contacted at: steve.outram – at … Continue reading

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Transition to HE: Case Studies

Supporting transition to HE The TAG benefits realisation project [A UCLAN project built around the success of ‘The Alternative Guide’ at UCLAN] has done its thing; and two Transition Swap Shop events later, here are a set of case studies … Continue reading

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Invitations for proposals… one small and one large grant

*The Technology Enhanced Professional Learning Special Interest Group, sponsored by the Higher Education Academy (HEA) is inviting applications for small grants.  Deadline 8th July.    Up to 5 projects of £500 each around these themes: 1. Open (educational) resources for professional learning 2. … Continue reading

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