ALT Scotland: Sharing Stories: enablers and drivers for Learning Technology in Scottish Education

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This is an event organised by the ALT Scotland Members Group. Bringing together Members from across Scotland the day will have the theme 'Sharing Stories: enablers and drivers for Learning Technology in Scottish Education'. The event is designed to bring together practitioners from across sectors to share experiences of current and emerging practices in encouraging engagement with learning technology, highlighting the key enablers and drivers. The day will be hosted by Dundee and Angus College with the opportunity to visit their Learning Lab, an experimental space where staff and students can experience some emerging technologies including 3D scanners and printers, virtual reality, drones and more.  

The draft programme for the day is included below:


10:00 - 10:30

Registration and Coffee

10:30 - 10:45

Welcome from ALT Scotland SIG Co-Chairs, update from ALT

10:45 - 11:15

Huddles and medals: Transforming staff engagement with EdTech - Sam Coulter, University of the West of Scotland

11:15 - 11:35

eTIPS - the institution as etextbook publisher - Scott Connor and Keith Smyth, University of the Highlands and Islands

11:35 - 11:55

Mobile blended learning - Gavin Boyd, Edinburgh College

12:00 -1215

Open Floor/Update from colleagues

12:15 - 13:15


13:15 - 13:35

Electronic Management of Assessment : Integrating Grades- Jim Emery, Glasgow Caledonian University

13:35 - 13:55

Keeping up with each other: pace-making and collaborating with our online distance learners - Aileen McGuigan and Lucy Golden, University of Dundee

13:55 - 14:15

Learning Lab, Joy Howat, Dundee and Angus College

14:15 - 1500

Break Hands-on with Learning Lab

15:00 - 15:30

Open.Ed and CMALT at the University of Edinburgh - Lorna Campbell and Susan Greig, University of Edinburgh

15:30 -15:45

Closing Remarks

For more information or to get involved join the ALT Scotland Members Group

7 Jun 2016 from 10:00 AM to  3:45 PM
Dundee and Angus College’s
Gardyne Campus
Gardyne Rd
Dundee, DD5 1NY
United Kingdom
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