Learning Enhancement & Academic Development Service events

Learning Enhancement & Academic Development Service events


Recognising Excellence in Teaching - RET3: Professional Values
Recognising Excellence in Teaching - RET3: Professional Values

Recognising Excellence in Teaching - RET3: Professional Values

Date: Friday 23 February 2018
Time: 12:00 - 13:00
Venue: LEADS teaching room, Southpark House
Speaker: LEADS Staff

This workshop is run as part of the RET framework.

Recognising Excellence in Teaching - RETAF3: Evaluating your Teaching
Recognising Excellence in Teaching - RETAF3: Evaluating your Teaching

Recognising Excellence in Teaching - RETAF3: Evaluating your Teaching

Date: Wednesday 28 February 2018
Time: 12:00 - 13:00
Venue: LEADS teaching room, Southpark House
Speaker: LEADS Staff

This workshop is run as part of the RET framework.

What Strictly Come Dancing can teach us about assessment and feedback (not to mention The X Factor)
What Strictly Come Dancing can teach us about assessment and feedback (not to mention The X Factor)

What Strictly Come Dancing can teach us about assessment and feedback (not to mention The X Factor)

Date: Wednesday 7 March 2018
Time: 12:00 - 14:00
Venue: LEADS teaching room, Southpark House
Speaker: Dr Matthew Williamson

This workshop will use examples of assessment and feedback from these popular TV programmes as examples to start a conversation about how we assess, the kinds of feedback we give and what we might expect our students to do with it, and may help colleagues understand why students don’t always do what we would like them to with the feedback we give.

Recognising Excellence in Teaching - RET4: for SFs only
Recognising Excellence in Teaching - RET4: for SFs only

Recognising Excellence in Teaching - RET4: for SFs only

Date: Thursday 8 March 2018
Time: 12:00 - 13:00
Venue: LEADS teaching room, Southpark House
Speaker: LEADS Staff

This workshop is run as part of the RET framework.

Monday 12th March 2018
Monday 12th March 2018

Monday 12th March 2018

Date: Monday 12 March 2018
Time: 14:00 - 15:00
Venue: LEADS teaching room, Southpark House
Speaker: LEADS Staff

This workshop is run as part of the RET framework.

Supervising undergraduate dissertations
Supervising undergraduate dissertations

Supervising undergraduate dissertations

Date: Wednesday 14 March 2018
Time: 12:00 - 13:00
Venue: LEADS teaching room, Southpark House
Speaker: Janis Davison and Andrew Struan

Supervising undergraduate dissertations can be challenging, especially with growing numbers of students’ projects to supervise, often within short timescales. Using discussion and case study approaches, this workshop will explore some of the main concerns about undergraduate dissertations identified by students and staff, and will share some potential solutions.

Sharing Solutions: Flipped Classroom
Sharing Solutions: Flipped Classroom

Sharing Solutions: Flipped Classroom

Date: Friday 16 March 2018
Time: 09:00 - 10:00
Venue: LEADS teaching room, Southpark House
Speaker: LEADS Staff

Are you thinking about using flipped classroom techniques with your students? Did you know there are tools in Moodle and also other technologies that can help you to do this? Maybe you know, but are unsure how these tools work, or you’d like to talk to somebody who’s used them before trying for yourself.

Writing for Publication
Writing for Publication

Writing for Publication

Date: Monday 19 March 2018
Time: 12:00 - 14:00
Venue: LEADS teaching room, Southpark House
Speaker: Dr Jennifer Boyle

Join LEADS staff for our monthly Scholarship Lunch as we look at the various stages of scholarship. Each month we focus on one particular stage and invite expert facilitators to join our conversation.

Recognising Excellence in Teaching - RET5: Evidence and Scholarship
Recognising Excellence in Teaching - RET5: Evidence and Scholarship

Recognising Excellence in Teaching - RET5: Evidence and Scholarship

Date: Tuesday 20 March 2018
Time: 12:00 - 13:00
Venue: LEADS teaching room, Southpark House
Speaker: LEADS Staff

This workshop is run as part of the RET framework.

Annual University of Glasgow Learning and Teaching Conference
Annual University of Glasgow Learning and Teaching Conference

Annual University of Glasgow Learning and Teaching Conference

Date: Wednesday 28 March 2018 - Thursday 29 March 2018
Time: 09:00 - 16:30
Venue: Bute Hall
Speaker: Keynote speakers to be confirmed

Learning and Teaching Conference

Free Writing to Kick-start (or Reboot) Your Project
Free Writing to Kick-start (or Reboot) Your Project

Free Writing to Kick-start (or Reboot) Your Project

Date: Monday 16 April 2018
Time: 12:00 - 14:00
Venue: LEADS teaching room, Southpark House
Speaker: Dr Amanda Pate

This session is designed to serve as an introduction to some of the key theories around ‘free writing’ and will provide practical tips for your own use that you can apply to a professional or a scholarship project.

Dealing with disruptive behaviour in the classroom
Dealing with disruptive behaviour in the classroom

Dealing with disruptive behaviour in the classroom

Date: Wednesday 18 April 2018
Time: 12:00 - 14:00
Venue: LEADS teaching room, Southpark House
Speaker: Dr Matthew J Williamson

This session will give colleagues a chance to think about why students may be disruptive in classroom sessions, think about types of disruptive behaviour and discuss ways to deal with and address these behaviours.

Feedback to Improve Teaching - Bringing the One Minute Paper into the Digital Age
Feedback to Improve Teaching - Bringing the One Minute Paper into the Digital Age

Feedback to Improve Teaching - Bringing the One Minute Paper into the Digital Age

Date: Wednesday 2 May 2018
Time: 12:00 - 13:00
Venue: LEADS teaching room, Southpark House
Speaker: Paula Karlsson-Brown, Paul Ferri, Alison Gibb

The One-Minute Paper is a classroom feedback tool that benefits both students and teachers. It fosters dialogue, participation and engagement particularly with larger class sizes. This presentation will discuss a digital version of this technique that uses YACRS (UofG’s own class response system) to collate responses.

Using Social Media as a Tool for Your Research
Using Social Media as a Tool for Your Research

Using Social Media as a Tool for Your Research

Date: Friday 11 May 2018
Time: 13:00 - 14:00
Venue: LEADS teaching room, Southpark House
Speaker: Dr Amanda Pate

This seminar session will examine the range of approaches that can be adopted for using social media by those undertaking academic scholarship. It will encourage participants to consider how social media is used in their field.

TEL tales … PGCAP2C showcase event
TEL tales … PGCAP2C showcase event

TEL tales … PGCAP2C showcase event

Date: Tuesday 15 May 2018
Time: 12:00 - 14:00
Venue: LEADS teaching room, Southpark House
Speaker: Various PGCAP participants; coordinated by Drs El Spaeth and Vicki Dale

This session is an opportunity for participants on the PGCAP2c course to demonstrate the impact of this course and will be relevant to anybody thinking about using blended learning in their teaching, or wishing to make more use of learning technologies in their learning.

Sharing Solutions: Using Moodle for Active Learning
Sharing Solutions: Using Moodle for Active Learning

Sharing Solutions: Using Moodle for Active Learning

Date: Thursday 17 May 2018
Time: 09:00 - 10:00
Venue: LEADS teaching room, Southpark House
Speaker: LEADS Staff

Are you wanting to make more use of Moodle? Did you know there are tools in Moodle that can help you to engage students as active learners? Maybe you know, but are unsure how these tools work, or you’d like to talk to somebody who’s used them before trying for yourself.

Using scholarship for promotion
Using scholarship for promotion

Using scholarship for promotion

Date: Monday 21 May 2018
Time: 12:00 - 14:00
Venue: LEADS teaching room, Southpark House
Speaker: Moira Fischbacher-Smith

Join LEADS staff for our monthly Scholarship Lunch as we look at the various stages of scholarship. Each month we focus on one particular stage and invite expert facilitators to join our conversation.