Canvas ‘Tips and Tricks’ from ILT’s Learn Do Share 2017

Canvas ‘Tips and Tricks’ from ILT’s Learn Do Share 2017

By: Anton de Bruyn

At ILT’s Learn Do Share 2017, Sally Eberhard shared a number of her most popular Canvas ‘Tips and Tricks’ with attendees.

As part of her session, Sally also invited attendees to share their own tips and tricks. All these valuable ideas, tips, tricks, and reminders have been helpfully consolidated into a Google Form which can be edited so that anyone can add to it.

University and beyond: embedding employability and life into the curriculum

University and beyond: embedding employability and life into the curriculum

By: Tessa Owens

Embedding employability skills into academic curricula is a key concern for universities and tertiary education institutions today.

This topic was the focus of a University of Auckland Business School (UABS) workshop on the 12th June entitled ‘University and beyond: embedding employability and life into the curriculum’ run by Professor Susan Geertshuis, Narissa Lewis, and Patricia Hubbard.

Put the internet down and let’s talk about this: Techniques for active social learning in lecture theatres

Put the internet down and let’s talk about this: Techniques for active social learning in lecture theatres

By: Rhiannon Lloyd

The pressure on universities to move content online has initiated conversation about the purpose and value of the lecture theatre as a teaching ‘space’. Central to the defence of the lecture theatre is its social nature; students physically gather together to learn from, and with, one another, as a collective.