Val’s roving reports

Author:  Val Lawrenson, SFHEA Centre for Excellence in Learning and Teaching valawreson@uclan.ac.uk   This week I joined up with my CELT colleague Vikki Summers and Chris Melia (TELT)  to discuss the DigiLearn Practitioner programme being piloted by the College of Health and Wellbeing. We explored ways in which components of the DigiLearn Read more…

Bridging the Digital Divide 

Author: Kevan Willams Developing a digitally inspired, contemporary learning experience against the backdrop of continuing sector change is an ongoing challenge for all higher education organisations.   The implementation of new and emerging learning technologies offers some opportunity to respond to these changes, but other factors play a significant part in any successful strategy.  Aligning investments in people, places and pedagogy offers a collective response to the challenges digital Read more…

Val’s roving reports: Teaching with technology

Author: Val Lawrenson SFHEA   Centre for Excellence in Learning and Teaching valawreson@uclan.ac.uk   I’ve worked at the University since 2000 during which time a wide range of different technologies have come and gone. I’ve progressed from acetates, CD discs, pen drives to white board and now mobile devices! I am the academic liaison representative on the Technology Enabled Learning Team and Read more…