[:en]Celebrating 500 Fellows at Swansea University – Laura Mason[:cy]Dathlu 500 Cymrawd ym Mhrifysgol Abertawe – Laura Mason[:]

[:en] “Leadership should be about being a role model and helping and supporting colleagues to think more about their teaching and ways in which they could enhance their practice for their students and themselves.” “I think it’s important that we value great teaching, and teachers, in HE. For me fellowship is one of the waysContinue reading “[:en]Celebrating 500 Fellows at Swansea University – Laura Mason[:cy]Dathlu 500 Cymrawd ym Mhrifysgol Abertawe – Laura Mason[:]”

[:en]Celebrating 500 Fellows at Swansea University – Augustine Egwebe[:cy]Dathlu 500 Cymrawd ym Mhrifysgol Abertawe – Augustine Egwebe[:]

[:en]   “A fellow application will help to bring the best out of your teaching and professional practice.”     Tell us about yourself: I’m Dr. Augustine Egwebe, I received my Ph.D. and B.Eng. degrees, in Electrical and Electronic Engineering (EEE), from Swansea University, Wales. I currently work as an Academic teaching tutor with theContinue reading “[:en]Celebrating 500 Fellows at Swansea University – Augustine Egwebe[:cy]Dathlu 500 Cymrawd ym Mhrifysgol Abertawe – Augustine Egwebe[:]”

[:en]Celebrating 500 Fellows at Swansea University[:cy]Dathlu 500 Cymrawd ym Mhrifysgol Abertawe[:]

[:en]In 2015 when Swansea University launched its internally accredited route to gain HEA Fellowship recognition, there were less than 100 staff who had this professional recognition for teaching and/or supporting learning in Higher Education. Since then, with the support of numerous staff across all colleges and Professional Services, the numbers with recognition have grown enormously.Continue reading “[:en]Celebrating 500 Fellows at Swansea University[:cy]Dathlu 500 Cymrawd ym Mhrifysgol Abertawe[:]”

CPD – the impact of Bring Our Own Device for Learning (BYOD4L)

[:en]In this blogpost, Senior Academic Developer Louise Rees reviews the impact that participating in this year’s recent BYOD4L ‘course’ had on her and how such engagement can be used in evidencing alignment against the UKPSF and an HEA Fellowship application. Read more about the course and its impact through the following link to a publishedContinue reading “CPD – the impact of Bring Our Own Device for Learning (BYOD4L)”

[:en]Continuing to improve your practice aka Good Standing[:]

[:en] You don’t just get Fellowship and stop, but are expected to continue to reflect on and improve your practice of teaching or supporting learning. Its commonly termed “Maintaining Good Standing”. And to do this, there is a range of Continuing Professional Development opportunities available at Swansea – but perhaps in your discipline outside. SALTContinue reading “[:en]Continuing to improve your practice aka Good Standing[:]”

How might you gain HEA Fellowship recognition ?

[:en] In October there are Information Sessions for experienced staff if you are considering seeking recognition for your teaching through an HEA Fellowship* Sign up for these on our website under Upcoming Events. You can find details about HEA Fellowship, the UKPSF which underpins it and the support process also on our website. If youContinue reading “How might you gain HEA Fellowship recognition ?”

[:en]We’ve come a long way …[:]

[:en] SALT launched its internal recognition route for HEA Fellowship in July 2015 with just over 100 staff with a category of Fellowship*. Just 2 years on, the 2017 SALT conference marked the 300th staff recognition – a fantastic achievement, with appreciation to all those staff assessing and mentoring. And most recently, we have 2Continue reading “[:en]We’ve come a long way …[:]”

Mentoring/Coaching for HEA Fellowship recognition – does it work?

[:en] This is a two-part blog-post about ‘mentoring’.  This initial post arises from me attending the session at the March 14 2017 HEA Beyond Fellowship Conference for programme managers of accredited programmes.  The second will be about how those experiences have been further informed by my completion of an online mentoring course aimed at mentorsContinue reading “Mentoring/Coaching for HEA Fellowship recognition – does it work?”