May 2013 Blog Posts (7)

Practical tips for participating in online communities

This is a cross-post of a guest blog post (Participating in Online Communities for Mutual Support) written for Madelyn…


Added by Hazel Owen on May 13, 2013 at 13:30 — No Comments

Careers Benchmarking

Career Development Benchmarks – Tertiary

Career Development Benchmarks – Tertiary are a self-review tool for tertiary organisations to assess the quality of their career development programmes and services. The benchmarks articulate good career development practice from Level 2 to postgraduate level. Find out more about the benchmarks and how to use them.…


Added by Diana Ayling on May 9, 2013 at 14:50 — No Comments

The Teaching and Learning News

Diversity in higher education is the theme of this weeks Teaching and Learning news

Added by Diana Ayling on May 6, 2013 at 14:40 — No Comments

10 things academics say students get wrong in exams.

Here is something to share with your students, now that exam season  is about to start. 

Not many students would admit to enjoying taking exams or writing essays, but if you want to get a degree, they're an ordeal you have to survive.

So we've worked out how to make the whole thing a little less stressful. We've persuaded four academics from a range of subject areas to tell us the top 10 things students get wrong in exams and coursework. This is what they've told…


Added by Diana Ayling on May 6, 2013 at 14:14 — No Comments

The luxury of higher education

Increasingly higher education is becoming out of the reach of many. Here is one bloggers view of her higher education experience.

The hands-free degree is a luxury – a chance to work out your life

I'd wager that few recent graduates were shocked at the news of just how many UK students receive fewer than 100 hours of teaching per year. In fact, I'll bet you three dodgy draft beers and an ill-advised kebab that the first memory to emerge from the fog is not your hand…


Added by Diana Ayling on May 6, 2013 at 13:00 — No Comments

Monthly Update April 2013

For those of you on leave, enjoy your break,on and for those of us at work, take time to read about April 2013 in the Teaching and Learning Community.

Our most popular content this month was the revision of our…


Added by Diana Ayling on May 1, 2013 at 1:30 — No Comments

Welcome! Feel free to read and add to our events and blog posts, invite new members, and use the material found in our Resources tab above.



Latest Activity


  • Add Videos
  • View All

© 2017   Created by Edward Flagg.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service