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Issues and priorities arising around academic development, teaching and learning in Higher Education.
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Curtin Teaching and Learning - eLearning: eLearning advisors

Curtin Teaching and Learning - eLearning: eLearning advisors | Higher Education Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
The diverse team of eLearning advisors provide elearning workshops, send out periodic newsletter, provide customised consultation, support the eScholar program and more.

 

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Teaching in University Science Laboratories (Developing Best Practice) - MOOC

Teaching in University Science Laboratories (Developing Best Practice) - MOOC | Higher Education Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
Offered by University of Amsterdam. This course is developed to improve the effectiveness of laboratory classes in higher education. It aims ... Enroll for free.
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Good riddance to boring lectures? Technology isn’t the answer – understanding good teaching is

Good riddance to boring lectures? Technology isn’t the answer – understanding good teaching is | Higher Education Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
Some students may wonder why they bothered returning to campus. Others are struggling online. But lecturers who do engage students think deeply about how they do it, using all available tools.
Rosie Stedman's curator insight, June 13, 5:41 AM
This is an interesting outlook that follows the viewpoint embedded in this unit that pedagogy comes before anything else. 
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2021 EDUCAUSE Horizon Report® | Teaching and Learning Edition

2021 EDUCAUSE Horizon Report® | Teaching and Learning Edition | Higher Education Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
The 2021 EDUCAUSE Horizon Report profiles key trends and emerging technologies and practices shaping the future of teaching and learning, and envision
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Why it is Time to Retire Bloom’s Taxonomy

Why it is Time to Retire Bloom’s Taxonomy | Higher Education Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
Picture above: Exam among Chinese Students (Source: Tomo News) "You cannot teach today the same way you did yesterday to prepare students for tomorrow. " John Dewey 1. Historical Credit and Positioning Bloom’s Taxonomy of Learning has reigned as one of the most influential pedagogical concepts for the design of school curricula until today. Formulated by…
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Techniques for Student Engagement

Techniques for Student Engagement | Higher Education Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
What are some of the techniques and tools being used to engage students? A variety of instructors and technologists discuss their approaches to keeping students invested in their courses.
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The Spacing Effect: How to Improve Learning and Maximize Retention

The Spacing Effect: How to Improve Learning and Maximize Retention | Higher Education Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
We are not taught how to learn in school, we are taught how to pass tests. The spacing effect is a far more effective way to learn and retain information that works with our brain instead of against it. Find out how to use it here.
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New Learning: Principles and Patterns of Pedagogy

New Learning: Principles and Patterns of Pedagogy | Higher Education Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
Offered by University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Education is in a state of flux – transitioning from traditional architectures and ... Enroll for free.
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Blended approaches for a modern learning environment

Blended approaches for a modern learning environment | Higher Education Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
This learning path focuses on using Microsoft Teams to engage with students in remote and hybrid learning environments. Discover ways to utilize Teams to support all learners in different types of learning environments. Educators will find the best ways to connect with their students no matter the learning model.
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Zoom school’s unexpected upside

Zoom school’s unexpected upside | Higher Education Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
Zoom humanized me in their eyes.
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Gamification And Learning: A Conversation

Gamification And Learning: A Conversation | Higher Education Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
Read this intriguing interview as it goes into detail about gamification and learning as well as the eLearning experience matrix.

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'A lot of us can relate to struggling to keep on top of everything.' This is what mature-age students need from online higher education

'A lot of us can relate to struggling to keep on top of everything.' This is what mature-age students need from online higher education | Higher Education Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
Australia's mature-age students often must juggle work, children and study, are studying off campus and have a higher risk of dropping out. Higher education can do better for these 430,000 students.
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"Students in general say a critical issue in the shift to online higher education has been a lack of adequate support, interaction and engagement with academic staff and peers."
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"Students in general say a critical issue in the shift to online higher education has been a lack of adequate support, interaction and engagement with academic staff and peers."
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"Students in general say a critical issue in the shift to online higher education has been a lack of adequate support, interaction and engagement with academic staff and peers."
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Teachers are expected to put on a brave face and ignore their emotions. We need to talk about it

Teachers are expected to put on a brave face and ignore their emotions. We need to talk about it | Higher Education Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
Teachers' professional lives can be highly demanding, pressured, stressful and at times, emotionally exhausting. But there's an unspoken demand they suppress their emotions and just get on with it.
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How to write learning objectives

How to write learning objectives | Higher Education Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
Writing clear, measurable learning objectives for lesson seems simple; it isn't. Here are some steps that can make it easier.
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Foundations of Teaching for Learning: Planning for Teaching and Learning - MOOC

Foundations of Teaching for Learning: Planning for Teaching and Learning - MOOC | Higher Education Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
Offered by Commonwealth Education Trust. The Foundations of Teaching for Learning programme is for anyone who is teaching, or who would like ... Enroll for free.
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Let’s Get to Work with Productive Learning Strategies: Drawing –

Let’s Get to Work with Productive Learning Strategies: Drawing – | Higher Education Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
Paul A. Kirschner, Mirjam Neelen, Tine Hoof & Tim Surma This blog is the fourth one in a series of eight blogs, originally written by Tine Hoof, Tim Surma & Paul Kirschner, and published on excel.thomasmore.be. In 2015, Richard Mayer and Logan Fiorella published their book ‘Learning as a Generative Activity’ describing eight generative learning strategies.…
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‘while drawing, learners actually (meta)cognitively process the information. It doesn’t matter if the drawing looks nice or not, as long it’s doing its job: explicating/demonstrating the content.’
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Looking Beyond Technology for Inclusive Student Success

Looking Beyond Technology for Inclusive Student Success | Higher Education Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
Reconceptualizing the student experience with a view to the whole person can expand the potential to meet students where they are, foster their sense
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How the COVID-19 pandemic may have changed university teaching and testing for good

How the COVID-19 pandemic may have changed university teaching and testing for good | Higher Education Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
The forced transition to online university learning will mean teaching practices will be permanently changed.
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The Surprising Advantages of Virtual Conferences

The Surprising Advantages of Virtual Conferences | Higher Education Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
Scientific American is the essential guide to the most awe-inspiring advances in science and technology, explaining how they change our understanding of the world and shape our lives.
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Certifying the Future of Higher Education - Free Online Course

Certifying the Future of Higher Education - Free Online Course | Higher Education Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it

Join DCU to explore the future of higher education and evaluate emerging pedagogies, new methods of credentialing and employment trends affecting universities today.

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How to Support for Students With Disabilities in the Transition to College

How to Support for Students With Disabilities in the Transition to College | Higher Education Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
A smooth transition from high school to college requires these students to understand the law and build critical self-advocacy skills.
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Improved Student Engagement in Higher Education’s Next Normal

Improved Student Engagement in Higher Education’s Next Normal | Higher Education Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
Five pandemic-introduced innovative teaching adaptations can improve student engagement in the next normal for higher education.
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Zoom classes felt like teaching into a void — until I told my students why

They helped me turn a tough year around.
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Introduction to Hybrid Teaching: People, Pedagogy, Politics

Introduction to Hybrid Teaching: People, Pedagogy, Politics | Higher Education Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
Caring for others has never been so vital. We teach humanity, not technology. Use hybrid education to build community.
Marinhos's curator insight, March 12, 2:22 PM
Em tempos de fechamento de escola  o ensino híbrido (talvez seja mais conveniente falar em aprendizagem híbrida) é tema na pauta educacional.
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Picking Your Future ‘Classroom’ Will Shape How Students Learn

Picking Your Future ‘Classroom’ Will Shape How Students Learn | Higher Education Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
What’s the most influential technology in education right now? Or, more to the point, what’s been the bedrock of education since, say, March 2020
Rosie Stedman's curator insight, June 13, 6:06 AM
This article titles how both introspection and having an understanding of where the world is moving- especially in terms of technological advancements, is quintessential to achieving success in the classroom. It is interesting to note that by having a predisposed understanding of digital pedagogies it enables adaptability in extenuating circumstances- such as the pandemic.  
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RMIT attack underlines need to train all uni staff in cyber safety

RMIT attack underlines need to train all uni staff in cyber safety | Higher Education Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
Universities are a prime target for cyber attacks and the weakest links in their defences are all the non-expert users of their systems. Teaching everyone basic cyber hygiene is vital.
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