UKAT Conference 2021 – Call for Proposals

UKAT Conference 2021 – Call for Proposals

This online conference focuses on developing students as independent self-regulating learners. The event will have a conversational focus and will consider how personal tutoring enables the addressing of disparities in engagement, progression and degree outcomes by students from groups underrepresented in HE and/or with protected characteristics. Through discussion and practice sharing, we will identify ways in which this fundamental component of HE can make higher education more inclusive of diverse student populations and enhance outcomes for all students. Read more for information on how to submit a proposal…

Upcoming Workshop 16th November – Getting the Most out of Assessment and Feedback

Upcoming Workshop 16th November – Getting the Most out of Assessment and Feedback

Getting the Most out of Assessment and Feedback – Monday 16th November 2020 @ 14:00hrs.
Academic colleagues will be supported to reflect on and craft a principled, evidence-informed approach to devising flexible assessment and feedback strategies, gaining valuable insights and practical guidance into ways they might optimise their own assessment practices for themselves and their students…

Delivering Effective Online Feedback

Delivering Effective Online Feedback

Effective feedback is more important than ever in instances where there is need to accommodate flexible study patterns and maintain productive student engagement in our hybrid learning environments. Folding in regular feedback opportunities is crucial for checking for individual understanding; giving students an indication of where they are in relation to achieving learning outcomes or standards…

Advance HE Webinar – How to support and retain the Covid-19 generation in HE

Advance HE Webinar – How to support and retain the Covid-19 generation in HE

The wide-ranging impacts of Covid-19 have increased the risk of student non-continuation. Students’ accounts of their experience during lockdown and of their isolation on return to university and college remind us of the extraordinary challenges they face, and of how little we know of the consequences for students’ successful transition to and through higher education…

Students as Researchers Scheme – Deadline for applications is approaching!

Students as Researchers Scheme – Deadline for applications is approaching!

Do you want to be involved in an exciting opportunity to work on a Research Project? You will work in partnership with an academic project lead on a discipline or pedagogic piece of research. This will help you develop your research skills and useful general skills. You will be employed by Teesside University as part of your role and receive payment for your work. The 2020/2021 scheme is now open. The deadline for applications to be submitted is 00:00 hrs on 8th November 2020…