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Wikimedia in Education UK Summit // Summary

Wikimedia UK in partnership with Coventry University held an event on Wikimedia for educators. This one-day event explored the potential of editing Wikipedia (and other Wikimedia platforms) for…

From  Ewan McAndrew on July 31st, 2020 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Curricula for wicked problems

A short video about designing curricula for wicked problems in higher education.

From  Velda McCune on January 14th, 2020 1 likes 137 plays 0  

Wikimedia in Teaching and Learning - Wikimedian in Residence Ewan McAndrew at #altc - Sessions A-063, A-168, A-174

For more details about this and other conference session visit https://altc.alt.ac.uk/2019/programme Session DescriptionWorking with Wikipedia in the curriculum helps students to “think…

From  Ewan McAndrew on September 4th, 2019 0 likes 7 plays 0  

About LEAPS

LEAPS is a widening participation programme which aims to encourage and advise students who are traditionally under-represented in higher education. We support young people in South-East Scotland,…

From  Jennifer Younger on August 7th, 2019 0 likes 102 plays 0  

DE seminar: Professor Sarah Hayes 'Have you ever wondered….who does higher education policy actually ‘work’ for?'

Professor Sarah Hayes, University of WolverhamptonThis seminar took place on 3rd May at Moray House School of EducationAbstractWhen it comes to higher education policy – how confident are…

From  Herve Lacroix on May 3rd, 2019 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Promoting fairer access to Scottish universities: how can this be achieved?

This is the second annual memorial lecture in honour of the late Professor David Raffe. Professor Vikki Bolover of Durhan University drew on her recent research in Scotland to consider how we can…

From  Ileana Iacobescu on April 10th, 2019 0 likes 50 plays 0  

Go Abroad - What Opportunities Are Available - Thomas Ozers

Thomas Ozers discusses where in the world you can go with an Edinburgh Go Abroad opportunity. March 2019

From  Colin McLean on March 28th, 2019 0 likes 97 plays 0  

Episode 3 - Climate optimism or fatalism: Teaching climate change in today's university

In this third episode, MSc Environmental Sustainability student, Polly Wells, returns as our guest host to continue this conversation with three University of Edinburgh staff members: Velda McCune,…

From  Sarah Thomas on March 15th, 2019 0 likes 19 plays 0  

LEAPS Teaser

A small teaser about the work of LEAPS...

From  Alice Smith on November 27th, 2018 0 likes 84 plays 0  

School of Education & Sport International PGT Students: Working in the UK

School of Education & Sport International PGT Students: Working in the UK

From  Lucy Wall on September 28th, 2018 0 likes 55 plays 0  

Professor Ami B M Tsui

Transforming student learning: the journey of a university-wide curriculum reform Prof. Ami B M Tsui The University of Hong Kong Learning & Teaching Conference 2018

From  Ileana Iacobescu on July 11th, 2018 0 likes 145 plays 0  

Dr Torgny Roxå

Strong and weak ties – changing teaching cultures in higher education in programme Torgny Roxå Lund University, Sweden Learning & Teaching Conference 2018

From  Ileana Iacobescu on July 11th, 2018 0 likes 107 plays 0  

Learning Technology Showcase March 2018, Part 1

Lecture Technology Showcase (run by the Learning Teaching and Web division of Information Services, University of Edinburgh) of 29th March 2018 on the subject of lecture recording. Part 1. Speakers:…

From  Brendan Hill on April 20th, 2018 0 likes 111 plays 0  

Professor Lindsay Paterson | Scottish Education Policy : why statistics matter

Professor Lindsay Paterson is from the School of Social and Political Science | University Of Edinburgh - He presents research data on large scale historical and contemporary statistical surveys of…

From  Ileana Iacobescu on March 27th, 2018 0 likes 127 plays 0