January 2014 Blog Posts (9)

Welcome to new staff and new teachers

We have a great teaching and learning community here in the Teaching and Learning Community @ Unitec. We aim to support you in your role as an educator in a professional, technical or vocational education programme. Please take time to invite your new staff and new teachers to join our community over the next couple of weeks.…

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Added by Diana Ayling on January 27, 2014 at 10:30 — No Comments

Top Issues for Higher Education in 2014

Top Issues Facing Higher Education In 2014

If for the last few years you feel you have been in a higher education washing machine, you are not alone. The sector has been subject to one change after another. This year the government and technology seem determined to provide…
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Added by Diana Ayling on January 20, 2014 at 10:00 — No Comments

5 helpful strategies for self-reflection

One of the beauties of education is that we get the opportunity to try and explore new ideas.  In fact, we are encouraged to think…
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Added by Diana Ayling on January 16, 2014 at 21:58 — No Comments

Teaching Tips 2 – Key principles that inform adult learning

Ako Aotearoa’s Northern Hub is pleased to offer this excellent new workshop to commence our 2014 Professional Development Series in Auckland. Register now so that your place is assured.

 

Teaching Tips 2 – Key principles that inform adult learning

 

About the Workshop

Teaching Tips 2 has been developed from the Ako Aotearoa-funded project…

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Added by Diana Ayling on January 16, 2014 at 12:25 — No Comments

Mobile learning: Will 2014 really be the year?2



Over the summer I have had a student complete three courses using nothing more than a mobile phone while in class. This would have been  unthinkable 5 years ago.

When our students go to work, they are likely to receive their training via their mobile phone or tablet. How can we prepare them to make…

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Added by Diana Ayling on January 16, 2014 at 9:32 — No Comments

Environmental Educators meet in New Zealand

Environmental Educators meet for Shake Up

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Added by Diana Ayling on January 15, 2014 at 11:15 — No Comments

13 January 2014

Happy New Year! To start the year we would like to give you an idea of what to expect from us in 2014.

We will be providing you with weekly blog posts which support you as educators. The posts will include new resources, news, updated events and contacts for you to approach for advice and support. We will be collating and promoting some of our older, but still relevant posts…

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Added by Diana Ayling on January 14, 2014 at 10:10 — No Comments

If you have not used ASANA you have not worked as a team...

Added by Diana Ayling on January 13, 2014 at 13:12 — No Comments

Two publications for new teachers

Goalposts A professional development resource for new tertiary teachers in their first year

Goalposts is envisaged as a series of one-page primers introducing…
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Added by Diana Ayling on January 13, 2014 at 10:47 — No Comments

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