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Published in: ALT News
Published on: 16 October 2017

We are delighted to announce that the #OER18: Open to All Call for Proposals has now been published. The 9th Open Educational Resources Conference, OER18: Open to All, will be held from 18 to 19 April 2018 in Bristol. The conference themes for submission this year are:

Published in: ALT Announce
Published on: 13 October 2017
Published in: ALT Events
Published on: 12 October 2017

This webinar is for candidates registered for CMALT who are either planning or getting started with their portfolios.

The webinar will cover the structure of the CMALT portfolio, frequently asked questions, and the submission and assessment process. There will be an opportunity to ask questions.

Presenter: Rebecca Ferriday, Cardiff University

 

When: 26 Oct 2017 12:30 PM to 01:30 PM Where: Online United Kingdom
Published in: ALT Events
Published on: 12 October 2017

This session is designed to provide information and support to CMALT holders interested in acting as CMALT assessors. Assessing CMALT portfolios helps you to

  • Keep up to date with current practice
  • Continue your professional development and expand your skill-set as a peer assessor
  • Contribute to the development of the scheme

The session will provide an overview of the assessment criteria, advice on how to complete an assessment and an opportunity to see how the assessment process works.

Presenters: Adam Warren,...

Published in: #ALTC Blog
Published on: 09 October 2017

A conversation between Anders Krohn, CEO at Aula Education, and Dr Maren Deepwell, CEO at ALT.

At the recent ALT Annual Conference in Liverpool we started a conversation about how Learning Technologists can engage with start-ups and we quickly came across a whole range of barriers that stand in the way. The way in which colleges and universities procure, implement and develop their use of technology for learning, teaching and assessment doesn’t easily align with...

Published in: ALT Announce
Published on: 06 October 2017
Published in: #ALTC Blog
Published on: 06 October 2017

From 27-29 October, the Mozilla Festival or Mozfest, the world’s leading festival for the open Internet movement takes place at Ravensbourne College, London and this year we are looking forward to taking part.

Members might recall that earlier this year, Chad Sansing (@chadsansing), who works as a curriculum developer for the Mozilla Foundation and contributes to teaching and learning...

Published in: #ALTC Blog
Published on: 04 October 2017

Since 2015 Brunel University London has been running a pilot programme testing the feasibility of digital written exams.  The approach we have taken is a “Bring your own device” (BYOD) model where students bring their own laptops etc to the examination venue.  We are fortunate to have received HEFCE Catalyst funding to help support our project and share our experiences with the UK sector.

In the first year of the pilot we identified a potential technology supplier WISEflow and ran one digital exam to test the system.  This was an...

Published in: #ALTC Blog
Published on: 03 October 2017
Dear Members

I’m starting this report by looking back briefly at the 2017 Annual Conference which took place in Liverpool in early September. If you haven’t already, I’d like to encourage you to explore the inspiring list of posts and resources shared by participants to get a flavour of this year’s highlights and read posts about the conference by keynote speakers and award winners. Equally...

Published in: ALT Announce
Published on: 29 September 2017

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