LTExChange – Upcoming Events -Book Now!

LTExChange – Upcoming Events -Book Now!

The LTExChange Symposia Series will provide the primary vehicle for this work, bringing together and engaging key stakeholders to support new thinking and share practice innovations as we consider the prospects of Inclusive Communities of Learning in HE through the prism of three interrelated themes: 1) The Compassionate curriculum; 2) Decolonising learning and teaching; 3) Mattering and belonging in student engagement.

UKAT Institutional Membership

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Teesside University has recently renewed its UKAT Institutional Membership which enables our Institution to benefit from a wide variety of networking opportunities, and to collaborate and share practices that support student success with expert tutors and advisors across the sector. We hope that colleagues find this UKAT institutional membership to be a valuable resource and encourage all Teesside University staff to take full advantage of the member-exclusive courses, events and resources which UKAT provide.

Overseas students’ academic skills development: How the English Language Centre can help – Book Now!

Overseas students’ academic skills development: How the English Language Centre can help – Book Now!

It is well recognised that teaching International Students and having a culturally diverse classroom are extremely rewarding, but also present challenges, both for academics and students. Such challenges will be daunting for those who have limited experience of supporting and teaching International Students, but also for students experiencing for the first time an international, culturally diverse classroom…

Personal Tutoring: Managing boundaries and knowing when to refer when dealing with student mental health and welfare – Book Now!

Personal Tutoring: Managing boundaries and knowing when to refer when dealing with student mental health and welfare – Book Now!

This session will focus on information for student facing staff who might be presented with a student in distress. The session aims to inform staff about strategies they can use to de-escalate a situation and what questions to ask to find out relevant information to refer appropriately. Boundaries will be explored so that staff feel confident about appropriate actions when managing a potential crisis situation and can identify when specialist intervention is required. The session will inform staff how to refer to appropriate services both within TU and externally.

Recognising Excellence in Learning and Teaching (RELT) Workshops

Recognising Excellence in Learning and Teaching (RELT) Workshops

These workshops are specifically for colleagues who would like to seek formal recognition for the work they do in teaching and supporting learning in HE.  Teesside University Professional Development Framework for Teaching and Supporting Learning: Recognising Excellence in Learning and Teaching (RELT) is accredited by Advance HE and provides participants with the opportunity to be professionally recognised through Advance HE’s Fellowship Scheme….

Three Rivers Conference – 29th June 2022

Three Rivers Conference – 29th June 2022

Its nearly time for the Three Rivers Conference 2022: ‘Engaging Students: Building Communities’, 29 June 2022 

Building upon the success of previous partnership events held by the region’s Universities (Teesside, Durham, Newcastle, Sunderland, and Northumbria), our theme for 2022 is ‘Engaging Students: Building Communities’. Three Rivers 2022 will be hosted online by Northumbria University…