Future Facing Assessment and Feedback Labs

Future Facing Assessment and Feedback Labs

Assessment of student learning is a fundamental function of higher education. It is the means by which we assure and express academic standards and has a vital impact on student behaviour, staff time, university reputations, league tables and, most of all, students’ future success. Aligned to the University’s Future Facing Learning Strategy, the Future Facing Assessment and Feedback Learning Lab is designed to support course leaders and teams to develop sustainable, manageable and effective assessment and feedback for their course…

Future Facing Learning Self Help Videos and Student Support

Future Facing Learning Self Help Videos and Student Support

As well as providing support for academic staff, we also have a number of resources and support options for students covering how they can use the Future Facing Learning toolkit. Steve Bunce, an Apple Professional Learning Specialist has created over 30 videos covering applications in the toolkit focusing on how students can broaden their digital skills and increase productivity…

Piloting ReView Scheduled Recording

Piloting ReView Scheduled Recording

As you may know, many teaching staff are opting to record their lectures using Teesside’s ReView Lecture Capture system powered by Panopto. One of the drawbacks of the existing lecture capture set-up is its ad-hoc recording feature.  At present, staff are required to log-in to Blackboard to launch the software at the start of a lecture to record and end the recording manually…