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...