WebLearn user Dr Lucy Tallents wins 2015 Teaching With Sakai Innovation Award (TWSIA) #twsia #sakai #apereo

Dr Lucy Tallents from the Department of Zoology has won the Higher Education Online/Hybrid category of this year’s Teaching With Sakai Innovation Award (TWSIA). TWSIA, which is a worldwide competition, has been running since 2008 and recognises excellence in teaching … Continue reading

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OxTALENT Awards 2015

The OxTALENT Awards recognise and reward the innovative use of digital technologies to support teaching, learning, or research, or to promote public engagement and outreach. Staff and students are invited to enter one of the following categories: Use of WebLearn … Continue reading

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How to make your online resources easier to discover

How to make your online resources easier to discover Nowadays it is becoming easier to publish stuff online, websites, blogs, tweets, RSS, YouTube. The list can go on and on.  We are all overwhelmed by the information there.  With so … Continue reading

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LTG Announce: Hilary Term 14 – Week 8 ( last one this term) #OER #funding #research #open

The IT Services Newsletter Academic IT annual report (2012-2013) is published Seminar: Apereo Open Academic Environment Open Education Week WebLearn Update Research Data Oxford Engage – How IT Services can Help Calls for proposals for ALT( Association for Learning Technology) … Continue reading

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LTG Announce: Hilary Term 14 – Week 1

1. Latest WebLearn Improvements 2. Reach out to UK schools – The TES Teachers’ portal 3. Job vacancy – IT Learning Programme demonstrators 4. OSS Watch News 5. Online safety, security and privacy 6. Agent-based modelling get-together on 3 February … Continue reading

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The collected wisdom of ALT members: software for asking questions in a lecture

Note: this is a simple summary of what discussed amongst the members. I have kept the suggestions anonymous. If you prefer to be named, just drop me a line. A question asked by an ALT member: Could anyone suggest an … Continue reading

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The collected wisdom: the future of higher education and the role of Technology Enhanced Learning (TEL)discussion on the ALT mailing list

Note: this is a simple summary of what discussed amongst the members. I have kept the suggestions anonymous. If you prefer to be named, just drop me a line. A question asked by an ALT member: I am looking for … Continue reading

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LTG Announce: Michaelmas Term 13 – Week 5

Featured LTG case study – Streaming lectures with WebEx Recent WebLearn upgrade was a success University Teaching Awards Engage: Social Media Michaelmas talks next week Upcoming WebLearn and Turnitin courses Courses to help you optimise your website   Job vacancy: … Continue reading

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How to find ‘free-to-use’ images for educational purposes

Nowadays it is easy to find images online.  However, many online images have copyright implications.  Here is a list of sites (in alphabetical order) where you can find images that you can freely use for educational purposes. Note: although many … Continue reading

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LTG Announce – week 2 @ltg #elearning #video # research #vle

Featured LTG case study – WikiNets: organising and sharing your research Editathon Success on Ada Lovelace day The Research Skills Toolkit workshops are open for booking Using digital media Upcoming WebLearn and Turnitin courses How to compress large video files … Continue reading

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