Category Archives: Web 2.0

Technology Enhanced eLearning Education (TEEE) Festival

This post is by Karolis Pantelejevas and Natalia Rosca who are two new Project Assistants on work placement with the Teaching and Learning Institute (TALI) team. This week we attended the Technology Enhanced eLearning Education (TEEE) Festival held from 8th-12th … Continue reading

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Lemontree Project: Phase two…

This is a guest post by Andrew Walsh, who is the project lead for the ‘Lemontree project: Phase 2..’ This is one of the 2013  Teaching and Learning Innovation Projects funded by TALI. This is the third of 11 guest posts by … Continue reading

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MOOCs here, MOOCs there, MOOCs everywhere

If you work in education, and you have not been somewhere incredibly remote for the last six months (how nice for you if you have), you will have picked up that there is something called MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) … Continue reading

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Only Connect: conversations about learning

At the Teaching and Learning Institute we have recently launched a scheme called Supporting Peers to connect colleagues across the University so that they can develop and share teaching and learning experiences and expertise. The main way that we are … Continue reading

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Tools for storytelling

This useful tool to easily create stories was highlighted by Andrew Walsh (one of the many benefits of Twitter is that you get to know about interesting activities and tools). You can follow Andrew who is a Librarian at Huddersfield … Continue reading

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Gamification of learning

Gamification of learning has become a trendy buzzword in the Educational sector. Educause defined Gamification as the “application of game elements in non-gaming situations, often to motivate or influence behaviour”. Read their 7 things you should know about Gamification. Andrew … Continue reading

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A quick look at mobile learning resources

“…mobile learning is more than the sum of its parts. It is, to a great extent, a ‘trojan horse’ and a vehicle for exploring the changing nature of learning in a connected age.” (from What is Mobile Learning in the … Continue reading

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