New workshops: Online assignment drop-in sessions for your students

Are your students working on an assignment, essay, report, project or dissertation? Whether that’s foundation, undergraduate or postgraduate, they can visit The Skills Centre assignment drop-in sessions where they’ll receive instant answers to their assignment questions – all in one place! Upcoming dates: Monday 22nd June 2020 – 2:00pm – 4:00pm  Thursday 2nd July 2020 –…

University English Scheme – your reminder!

On behalf of Dr Lisa McGrath, SFHEA – Academic Lead – University English Scheme Senior Lecturer in Educational Linguistics, Sheffield Institute of Education, Sheffield Hallam University A reminder for your students (particularly international students) that the UES academic English classes are running and spaces are available. Here’s the full timetable – there is no need to book…

Writing circles and retreats as tools for enhancing student’s writing: ‘Will there be a writing circle soon? They’ve really helped with my grades’

          Strand Student attainment Type Campfire Learning Objective(s) This session will provide information and reflections on a pilot to support disciplinary writing. This project was developed to increase student academic literacy with a specific focus on including students from a widening participation background (e.g. BME/first generation). The project focused on supporting…

The Experiment- Writing Forum: in tempore feedback on writing to support student learning with both undergraduate and postgraduate students

Along with the following slides please refer to Michele’s writing forum feedback notes         Strand Student attainment Type Campfire Learning Objective(s) appreciate the benefits of this Writing Forum mode from students for their academic writing understand how coaching  in this manner can benefit  the student writer understand how this Writing Forum mode…