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The 25 top countries in the world in science, by papers, patents, expenditures and PhDs #infographic #education

The 25 top countries in the world in science, by papers, patents, expenditures and PhDs #infographic #education | Higher Education Pedagogy | Scoop.it

The 25 top countries in the world in science, by papers, patents, expenditures and PhDs

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Promoting the PhD life to students – and supporting those who choose it

Promoting the PhD life to students – and supporting those who choose it | Higher Education Pedagogy | Scoop.it
Sharing the experience of those who've been there and done that is key to engaging doctoral candidates, as is providing the right support network, says Rosalie Arcala Hall...
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Uclan Pedagogic Research Blog: Supporting the research process

Uclan Pedagogic Research Blog: Supporting the research process | Higher Education Pedagogy | Scoop.it

Research is a pivotal part of Higher Education, all universities do research to some extent, even if it is research into their teaching that never get published in peer reviewed journals.

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UCLan pioneers new Twitter scheme | University Business

UCLan pioneers new Twitter scheme | University Business | Higher Education Pedagogy | Scoop.it
Latest news, analysis, comment, and events for decision makers in UK universities, from the leading business magazine for management professionals in higher education.
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Assessing the credibility of online sources

Discover how to work out which websites you should trust.
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How To Use Twitter For Teaching And Learning | Edudemic

How To Use Twitter For Teaching And Learning | Edudemic | Higher Education Pedagogy | Scoop.it

Are you still unsure about taking the plunge into Twitter? Worried it’s not actually useful for learning or teaching? have a look at this ..

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Parseltongue 2012

The inaugural publication of Sharyland High School's literary arts magazine.
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Uclan Pedagogic Research Blog: Refworks Vs Mendeley: The battle of the online reference managers

Uclan Pedagogic Research Blog: Refworks Vs Mendeley: The battle of the online reference managers | Higher Education Pedagogy | Scoop.it

Refworks Vs Mendeley Rated on cost, usability, compatibility and access.  

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Live chat: what does good teaching look like in higher education?

Live chat: what does good teaching look like in higher education? | Higher Education Pedagogy | Scoop.it
If in a higher education market, excellence is no longer defined solely in research terms, is sufficient emphasis being placed on teacher training?
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Is blogging and tweeting about research papers worth it? The Verdict

Is blogging and tweeting about research papers worth it? The Verdict | Higher Education Pedagogy | Scoop.it

In October 2011 I began a project to make all of my 26 articles published in refereed journals available via UCL's Open Access Repository - "Discovery". I decided that as well as putting them in the institutional repository, I would write a blog post about each research project, and tweet the papers for download. Would this affect how much my research was read, known, discussed, distributed?

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Times Higher Education - 'Squeezed middle' feels pinch as grant and numbers decline

Times Higher Education - 'Squeezed middle' feels pinch as grant and numbers decline | Higher Education Pedagogy | Scoop.it

The first year of the government's new fees and funding regime is expected to cost some post-1992 universities almost 13 per cent of their undergraduate intake and up to 46 per cent of their direct grant.

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The Pedagogies in Game Based Learning: A Case Study of Teacher Attitudes & Perceptions

The Pedagogies in Game Based Learning: A Case Study of Teacher Attitudes & Perceptions | Higher Education Pedagogy | Scoop.it
As some of you may know I'm studying a Masters in Technology in Learning and have been focusing on Serious Games. I wanted to share my project with the community!
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Uclan Pedagogic Research Blog: Academic Mentoring

Uclan Pedagogic Research Blog: Academic Mentoring | Higher Education Pedagogy | Scoop.it

Anyone at the start of their career needs to be shown the ropes. But why is mentoring so important in HE?

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Getting Started: Social Media for Academics

Getting Started: Social Media for Academics | Higher Education Pedagogy | Scoop.it
Collection of social media resources I've produced for Sociological Imagination, the LSE impact blog, the Warwick Research Exchange and the Digital Change GPP...
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University lecturers 'pressured to make sure nobody failed exams'

University lecturers 'pressured to make sure nobody failed exams' | Higher Education Pedagogy | Scoop.it
A whistleblowing professor has lifted the lid on what he brands the "corrupt" exam system at universities in which lecturers are being pressured to pass underperforming students.
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Your Twitter tips: what makes a good lecturer?

Your Twitter tips: what makes a good lecturer? | Higher Education Pedagogy | Scoop.it
In the run up to our live chat exploring the how-tos of teaching, we asked our community on Twitter to share their tips on the key traits of good lecturer using the #GoodLecturer hashtag...
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Lecturers should need a teaching qualification, says NUS president

Lecturers should need a teaching qualification, says NUS president | Higher Education Pedagogy | Scoop.it

Liam Burns says the law should require academics to be qualified teachers...

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The Scale of the Universe 2

Zoom from the edge of the universe to the quantum foam of spacetime and learn about everything in between. Fun learning activity!

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Uclan Pedagogic Research Blog: The Sale of UK Higher Education

Uclan Pedagogic Research Blog: The Sale of UK Higher Education | Higher Education Pedagogy | Scoop.it

News has come about regarding the sale of the Charitable College of Law to a private equity firm, who now has degree awarding powers....

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Times Higher Education - QAA's new riff on student feedback: positive notes or waves of jargon?

Sector experts cool on 'bureaucratic' engagement plans proposed by watchdog. Plans to involve students more heavily in quality assurance have been criticised for introducing unnecessary "jargon-encrusted" bureaucracy to universities.

As part of a revamp of its guidelines for good practice, the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education is drawing up new recommendations on "student engagement".

In the new draft chapter within the QAA's "quality code", which sets down "expectations" of higher education providers, the watchdog puts forward seven requirements to ensure students are involved in systems protecting quality within universities.

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10 Digital Scholarship Lessons in 10 Videos

10 Digital Scholarship Lessons in 10 Videos | Higher Education Pedagogy | Scoop.it

Educational Technology, web 2.0, VLEs, open content, e-learning, plus some personal stuff thrown in. 

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Uclan Pedagogic Research Blog: University A Levels

Uclan Pedagogic Research Blog: University A Levels | Higher Education Pedagogy | Scoop.it

Passing the buck or preferential treatment? In the news at the moment is a story around universities, specifically 'Russell Group' elite universities being given control over A-Levels, by the Education Secretary Michael Gove..

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