Following on from the 12th April Inclusive Teaching Forum the Learning & Teaching Staff Development Team will be creating resources to support staff to promote and enhance inclusive teaching practices across Macquarie.

During April and May we will be consulting with MQ staff and students via a series of focus groups to seek input in the development of an Inclusive Teaching Toolkit.

It’s envisaged as an interactive module:

  • encompassing supporting resources packed with examples,
  • exploring the perspectives of Macquarie students,
  • showcasing the teaching practices, research activities and values of Macquarie teachers,
  • guiding participants through scholarly literature,
  • identifying the services and support available at Macquarie.

We are seeking your support as co-creators to make this a truly inclusive resource.

Note that students (including HDR students) and casual/sessional staff who participate in a focus group will receive a $40 gift voucher.

Register to participate in one of the focus groups below:

DateTime & PlaceWho is it forLink to register
Thursday 28 April12-1.30pm
In person only
Building 29WW Room 123
StaffRegister 28 April
Wednesday 11 May2-3.30pm: Via ZoomStaffRegister 11 May
Wednesday 18 May10.30am-12.00 noon
In person only:
Building 16WW Room 127 (Senate room)
StudentsRegister 18 May
Monday 23 May3-4.30pm: Via ZoomCasual academic staff, HDR Candidates, StudentsRegister 23 May

Questions: professional.learning@mq.edu.au

Images:
Rain Photo by Max Bender on Unsplash
Umbrella image/inforgraphic: Olga Kozar

Posted by L&T Development

The Learning and Teaching Staff Development team works with staff across the University to ensure they are supported to facilitate quality learning for students. This includes offering professional development, contributing to curriculum and assessment design, recognising and rewarding good practice, supporting peer review of teaching, and leading scholarly reflection. Email professional.learning@mq.edu.au with questions or requests.

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