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Blended learning - a combination of the best instructional methods

Classrooms may have evolved but instructors’ biggest question remains the same – how can lectures be delivered to help students grasp concepts better? Earlier, face-to-face lectures were interspersed with hands-on activities. 569 more words

Catching up with #oer18

The #OER18 conference took place last week in Bristol.  GCU was well represented by Sheila MacNeill (Academic Development) who presented with Professsor Keith Smyth (UHI) on… 73 more words

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Happy April Vacation!

A final item for the weekend as I catch up (quite unsuccessfully, but I can’t just post indiscriminately)…   :)

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Teach with Films

Create lesson plans for English Language and Literature based on movies and films.

The use of technology, now  available in the classroom, using visuals, specifically films, seems like an effective  teaching tool. 262 more words


Students Don't Need Teachers Part 4: Communicating

Well, it took me long enough, but we are finally at the last part in this blog series.  In the last three posts, I spoke about the importance of teaching digital citizenship, problem-solving, and critical thinking.  674 more words

We are G Suite for Education Educators!

Over the last few months, The Learning Technologies team at Petroc has been introducing The G Suite for Education to staff and students.  Bespoke online training materials have been created by the team and face to face training has been delivered to teaching staff to support this innovative new approach to teaching and learning. 220 more words

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