All posts by Olga Kozar

I'm a 'long-term' Mq girl. I did my PhD here and taught on different courses, ranging from 1st year to PhD students. I now work in Learning and Teaching, which I love. I have 2 young kids and a dog, and I love meeting other Mq people, so give me a shout if you'd like to talk 'learning and teaching' or would like to brainstorm together.

Have you tried blind marking yet?

Pros, cons and practical tips for using blind marking in iLearn and Turnitin.

/ 17 November, 2021

Hand-picked resources and a step-by-step guide on getting started with SOTL

Are you new to the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SOTL)? Here's a curated list of resources and a step-by-step guide to get you started.

/ 5 November, 2021

So, I tested 2 options for interactive videos (H5P and Echo360), and here’s what I found..

MQ has 2 options for interactive video: H5P and Echo360. Which one is better? Let's compare!

/ 25 August, 2021

Convening a unit? Here are graphic syllabus resources for you!

Students tend to do better when they clearly understand how unit elements are interrelated. Here's one tool to achieve it.

/ 9 August, 2021

Are your ZOOM settings helping or hindering your classroom?

4 Zoom settings you might want to change (or not)

/ 19 July, 2021

4 ideas for more engaging Zoom lessons

Practical tips and examples for more engaging Zoom lessons

/ 18 July, 2021

Is he not university ready or is the UNIVERSITY not student-ready?

I was recently talking to a neighbour who started at one of the Sydney universities this year. What he said really surprised me...

/ 23 June, 2021

Gender and group work- something you (probably) didn’t realise

Gender and group work. What happens when female students are in the minority?

/ 16 June, 2021

Four ideas for humanising online teaching

Practical tips for calming student anxiety around online learning.

/ 5 May, 2021