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Thoughts from the LTA conference

Last Tuesday, the ACES TEL Team were involved in a workshop that looked at Blackboard sites within the Media Arts and Communication department. Earlier in January, we began the Threshold Standards projects and reviewed 25% of all ACES module sites. Through … Continue reading

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January MAC Workshops

During January we arranged the very successful and well-attended MAC half day workshops. These workshops helped introduce staff to some of the changes currently happening at the university. The day was broken down into four different support sessions allowing staff to … Continue reading

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Scheduling an online meeting using Google Apps

This post explains the benefits of online meetings in higher education (embedded slideshare by Sue Beckingham), and takes you through how to schedule an online meeting using the Google Apps available to us at SHU. Using digital tools for online … Continue reading

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ACES TEL Team at the faculty LTA Conference 2015

The ACES LTA Conference in September was a truly inspiring day for the faculty. It started off with a fascinating talk by the keynote, Colin Bryson, from Newcastle University. He spoke of the need to focus on transformative student experiences, with the primary focus on ‘students … Continue reading

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Google Apps Workshop at ACES LTA Conference 2015

Google Apps are increasingly being used in the higher education sector. The speed, storage, simplicity, and collaborative possibilities make it especially appealing for university teaching staff. What can you do with #GoogleApps in the classroom? Thanks lee! #edtech #tel #ltaconf15 … Continue reading

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Social Media for Learning in Higher Education Conference

Full information about the Social Media for Learning in Higher Education Conference can be found on the event website, including the call for participation and information about the keynote speaker. 18th December 2015 Sheffield Hallam University We are delighted to announce … Continue reading

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