Update: Key changes to tools for teaching and learning online – guidance for staff

Key News Blackboard migration to the cloud A reminder that Blackboard will be migrated to a new cloud-based infrastructure during this weekend (28 August – 1 September). Blackboard will be unavailable Friday 5pm-Saturday morning, followed by a read-only period until 1 September where changes should not be made in Blackboard though files can be downloaded…

New event: Practice sharing – increase student engagement with academic advising

Practice Sharing Event Help increase Student Engagement with Academic Advising. Monday 8th June 10:00am – 12:30pm Blackboard – Being an Academic Adviser  There will be a series of video presentations from colleagues at Hallam, the opportunity to ask questions as well as a range of additional support material and resources that might be of interest to…

Upcoming event: Course Leader Fest

Being a Course leader has always had its challenges, in the current circumstances these are magnified, however the situation we find ourselves also provides immense opportunities for enhancement to our course design and delivery. We are therefore going ahead with the Course Leader Fest online with new working arrangements that provide us with an opportunity to run live sessions where colleagues can discuss topical issues and pre-recorded sessions to engage with when convenient. For programme details visit the Course Leader Essentials events page.