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Collaborating and connecting in learning spaces

The Teaching and Learning Institute carried out a small scale evaluation of a new classroom named the ‘collaborative learning suite. We interviewed three members of staff, a technical manager and undertook four classroom observations between Sep 2015 and June 2016. … Continue reading

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National Teaching Fellows’ Interview Series: Christine Jarvis

This short interview was conducted with Professor Christine Jarvis, a National Teaching Fellow, at the University of Huddersfield’s Teaching & Learning Conference 2015. Christine talks about the transformative impact of teaching mature students in this video. The use of critical … Continue reading

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Huddersfield Students at Posters in Parliament Event

The Posters in Parliament (PiP) event is part of the British Conference of Undergraduate Research (BCUR) and it brings together a collection of some of the best undergraduate research posters from across the country. The Teaching and Learning Institute (TALI) sponsored two University … Continue reading

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Exploring open education

It is Open Education Week next week (7-11th March) and there are lots of activities going on to raise awareness of the benefits of open education and the many resources available. Open Education Week is a global event that seeks … Continue reading

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Applying for the Senior Fellowship of the Higher Education Academy (SFHEA) Recognition

This is a guest post by Dr Andrew Youde, Head of Division (Academic & Professional Studies) within the Department of Education and Community Studies at the University of Huddersfield. Andrew Youde is also a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (SFHEA).  … Continue reading

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National Teaching Fellows’ Interview Series: Kevin Orr

This short interview was conducted with Dr Kevin Orr, a National Teaching Fellow, at the University of Huddersfield’s Teaching & Learning Festival 2015. Kevin talks about an inspirational teaching influence in this video. A teacher who taught him when he … Continue reading

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2015 Thank You Awards

The University of Huddersfield’s annual ‘Thank You’ awards ceremony was held on Monday, April 27 at St. Paul’s Hall. This event was organised by the Students’ Union, in partnership with the Teaching and Learning Institute. Around 60 University staff members, … Continue reading

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