Tag: teaching

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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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Welcome back to Teaching – Session 1, 2019

Feeling frazzled with the start of session? Here's some tips for you and your students and links to resources.

/ 26 February, 2019
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Help students engage better with lecture recordings with the trial of speech recognition transcripts

Echo360’s new automatic transcription feature converts lecture recordings into searchable text. Find out more about this feature and how your unit can be part of the trial.

/ 19 February, 2019
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Pracademics – the First Time Teaching

Your first teaching experience can feel like being thrown into the deep end. We understand.

/ 22 February, 2018
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If there was a university in Westeros … [making videos]

… all the academics would be using Personal Video Capture to connect more effectively with their students! There are 3 options for creating your own videos to share with students. We first took a bit of advice from the wise...

/ 10 November, 2017
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TBL: Totally Brilliant Learning … man

Over 90% of students who trialled Team-Based Learning (TBL) in the Bachelor of Clinical Science stated that the TBL format motivated them to prepare for tutorials, provided an effective way to apply their learning, helped them develop their synthesising skills and took their learning a...

/ 13 October, 2017

Teaching With Cultural Diversity

In this post, we draw attention to the impact of diversity on learning and teaching and provide some suggestions on how to incorporate more awareness and understanding into your practice.

/ 31 August, 2017