November 2010 Blog Posts (18)

Why doesn't work happen at work?

The answer to this question is simple and chances are you will recognise the situations from your daily work life presented in this revealing TED TALK.

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Added by Edward Flagg on November 30, 2010 at 11:48 — 10 Comments

Plan to reach February with No Regrets....





Are you ready for a summer break? Even though the days are longer and

lazier, the summer seems to slip right by us. All the best laid plans of

reading all those books and articles that we just can’t seem to get to

during the academic year, all the self-improvement mantras, all the

mini-vacations we hope to take, the workshops that sound oh so interesting- somehow we get

to the end of the summer and just when we… Continue

Added by Diana Ayling on November 29, 2010 at 16:04 — 4 Comments

Soliciting student feedback on your teaching practice

Are you interested in getting feedback from students but aren't quite sure what, exactly, to ask them? Are you unsure about how to go about getting anonymous, confidential and honest feedback?



Shaping questions for student feedback on your teaching practice can be somewhat daunting if you've never done it before. There are several ways to approach the task. One way is to focus questions within a small handful of categories, contextualised to the specific class and the specific learning… Continue

Added by Edward Flagg on November 29, 2010 at 11:37 — No Comments

As you reflect on your academic year.....

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Added by Diana Ayling on November 22, 2010 at 12:00 — No Comments

Course Design workshop (Monday 22nd November 10.00-12.00)

Course Design workshop (Monday 22nd November 10.00-12.00)



Principles, concepts, terminology



1. Fink’s Taxonomy for ‘significant learning’ for a set of knowledge, skills and attributes of a graduate profile

2. Bigg’s… Continue

Added by Simon Nash on November 22, 2010 at 10:00 — No Comments

"Professors of the Year: They Put Students in Charge of Learning"

The following link, "Professors of the Year: They Put Students in Charge of Learning", reinforces the idea that student engagement, exploration and collaboration are a few of the top active learning strategies of good teachers. The awards are granted by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching and the Council for Advancement and Support of Education in The US. The wee profiles of the four teachers not… Continue

Added by Edward Flagg on November 19, 2010 at 11:41 — No Comments

Teaching and Learning Community Weekly Digest Teaching Week 0

New Members: Kia ora. We welcome Polisi Faumina, Caryn Bodger, Richard Kelly, Roseanne van Leeuwen, Lee-Anne Turton, Kim Zimmerman, Vince Shepherd and Kim Young to our Teaching and Learning…

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Added by Diana Ayling on November 18, 2010 at 17:30 — No Comments

How to get the "X" factor

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Attitudes, they say, are contagious. The question is – are your’s worth catching? writes Anendra Singh in the…

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Added by Diana Ayling on November 15, 2010 at 16:22 — No Comments

Are you redeveloping a programme of study?

The Future Of Work: How Jobs Change in the Next Decade

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Added by Diana Ayling on November 12, 2010 at 12:30 — No Comments

Two wee articles on workplace purpose and happiness

These two article have helped me 'reset' my engagement at work, catalysts that help me rediscover and rethink my purpose here and find ways to be happy and things to be happy about. Enjoy:

Workplace happiness

Happy employees are critical for an organization's success



Added by Edward Flagg on November 12, 2010 at 11:36 — No Comments

Managing Group Projects

Project development stages

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Added by Diana Ayling on November 12, 2010 at 11:00 — No Comments

Mapping the Living Curriculum: Assessments

Mapping the Living Curriculum: Assessments



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Added by Edward Flagg on November 8, 2010 at 12:30 — No Comments

Assessment at Level 7

Assessment at Level 7…

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Added by Edward Flagg on November 8, 2010 at 11:49 — No Comments

Choosing assessment types

Choosing assessment types

Developed by the team at TPA…



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Added by Edward Flagg on November 8, 2010 at 11:46 — No Comments

What/Why/How/When/Who of Assessment

What/Why/How/When/Who

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Added by Edward Flagg on November 8, 2010 at 11:43 — No Comments

Considerations in making appropriate assessment choices

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Added by Edward Flagg on November 8, 2010 at 11:24 — No Comments

Do you teach human anatomy?

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Added by Diana Ayling on November 5, 2010 at 4:30 — No Comments

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