Tag: students

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Updates to iLearn Insights as a result of your feedback

Check out these great tools in iLearn Insights that help educators engage students and keep track of how students are going.

/ 26 April, 2019
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Team X – A Teamwork Experience to Support Student Employability

Team X, the output of a Strategic Priority Grant, presents teachers and learners with the resources needed to create meaningful and successful teamwork experiences across existing units and programs at Macquarie University.

/ 14 March, 2019
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Careers Week and employability for students

Employability is a major motivator for students seeking qualification through higher education. Let your students know about the resources available!

/ 8 March, 2019
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9 tips for remembering student names

Remembering names is hard, especially when it comes to large groups. However, knowing your students' names can make a huge difference to creating a warm and inclusive environment, and helping your students feel like they belong.

/ 26 February, 2019
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MAC101 – MQ essentials for students

This unit provides first year or new students with all the essentials for an easy transition into university.

/ 27 July, 2017
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Ten Easy Ways To Put Research And Inquiry Into Units (5/10)

This series of posts presents ten simple suggestions to help you change your units or parts of your units to develop students’ research skills and competencies that you can adapt to suit your particular context.

/ 4 June, 2017
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Understanding why students drop out

How can we maximise retention and minimise drop outs?

/ 24 March, 2017
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Todays ‘typical’ student… who are they?

According to The Conversation, “The typical university student is no longer 18, middle-class and on campus”

/ 3 March, 2017