Category: Practice

Discussions around teaching practice.

Blended synchronous learning – an example from professional practice

This post shares a few techniques the MQBS Co-op team, the students and I are using to retain interactive discussions and activities in the blended synchronous environment.

/ 3 September, 2020

Spotlight on practice: Beating the COVID blues and teaching online – John Knox

His students consider him a 'knowledge master' when it comes to helping them learn online. Here, John Knox (Linguistics) shares his thoughts on what works for him when teaching online.

/ 24 August, 2020
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Focus in the Zoom Room

The English Language Centre developed guidelines to promote connection and community when using Zoom with their international students.

/ 19 August, 2020

Returning to campus: small group classes with an online option

In Session 2, 2020 we return to on campus teaching for small group classes such as tutorials and seminars, but students will have the choice of an online option for those unable to return or who choose to continue their...

/ 27 July, 2020
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Teaching Online: a new program for Tutors and Sessional Staff

Get prepared NOW for teaching online this session: Program starts 22 July. Offered via iLearn, the program brings together the expertise of professional and academic staff across the University to facilitate and support participants.

/ 17 July, 2020
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Streamline your project requests

Key details to include in the opening communications of your project request.

/ 16 June, 2020
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“If only I had someone to help with …” If this is you, read on

PACE students are available to help, contributing to your work while applying their learning in the real world.

/ 29 May, 2020
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The Do’s and Don’ts of using images in your TECHE blog posts

Contributing to Teche? Here are a few ways you can get the best out of using images in your posts, and some pitfalls to avoid.

/ 19 May, 2020