[:en]Using Social Media at Conferences #LTHEchat[:]

[:en]#LTHEchat and #HEAchat with Prof. Simon Lancaster and Sue Beckingham Wednesday 27 Jan 2016 at 8pm The #LTHEchat collaborates with the HEA chat for the first time this Wednesday on the topic of ‘The four dimensional conference: using social media at conferences’. Taking us through the evening will be Professor Simon Lancaster and Sue Beckingham. Whether it is for networking,Continue reading “[:en]Using Social Media at Conferences #LTHEchat[:]”

[:en]Save the Date for the SALT Conference ![:]

[:en]  The 8th Annual SALT Learning and Teaching Conference will take place in the Taliesin Arts Centre, Singleton Park Campus, Swansea University on Tuesday 28th June 2016.  Further information regarding the conference and the call for papers will be published to the Conference Website in due course but in the meantime please make sure youContinue reading “[:en]Save the Date for the SALT Conference ![:]”

[:en]Hello from Debbie[:]

[:en]Hello My name is Debbie Baff and I’m new to the SALT team as one of the Senior Academic Developers. You can find out more about me here on the Meet the Team page or on my About Me Page here. I’m really looking forward to meeting colleagues at Swansea University and helping to develop, supportContinue reading “[:en]Hello from Debbie[:]”

Open? Educational?

OER (Open Educational Resources) 2015 took place at the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama on 14th and 15th April in a very sunny Cardiff. https://oer15.oerconf.org/ The question of the conference was “What does it take to move OER into to the mainstream?” Introductory Video After the usual interminable welcomes we got Cable Green’sContinue reading “Open? Educational?”

HE/FE Show London – Engaged staff a blank Canvas?

Thursday 15th October was the HE/FE Show in London billed as the only show of its kind for HE and FE. Arriving at Earl’s court I was surprised to see that the train was not running and a circuitous route via West Brompton was needed. When I did get to Olympia there seemed to beContinue reading “HE/FE Show London – Engaged staff a blank Canvas?”

Some thoughts from the SALT Conference (morning presentations)

As you will be aware, the 6th Annual SALT Conference took place on Thursday 26 June 2014. For me, personally, I love to attend because I like to hear what others do in their teaching, and I usually take away plenty of ideas. This year was no exception, and the lateness of this blog postContinue reading “Some thoughts from the SALT Conference (morning presentations)”

ALT-C 2009: Responsible e-learning? In your dreams?

I blogged a bit about ALT-C2009 on my personal blog while I was at the conference. Now I’ve been back a few days I thought it might be useful to put a few of my thoughts here on the Learning Lab. One of my colleagues, having viewed the keynotes and one of the streamed seminars,Continue reading “ALT-C 2009: Responsible e-learning? In your dreams?”