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CIE Support for Remote Teaching

Posted on: 20 March 2020 | Category: General

Person using Laptop

As a response to the cancellation of face-to-face education at the Liverpool and London campuses from Monday 16th March for the remainder of the 2019/20 academic year the University of Liverpool Centre for Innovation in Education has worked to develop support for staff in regard to remote teaching.


CIE Blog - Working from Home

Posted on: 20 March 2020 | Category: General

Laptop Phone Coffee

With the University moving to remote teaching and remote working, these have become uncertain times for colleagues. My friends in other departments across the University have expressed their apprehension of working remotely and are concerned about how to stay active and connected. So here in CIE I have asked my colleagues what works for them and we have put together some recommendations or tried and tested tips and tricks for a positive remote working experience, and have listed some apps which have helped us maintain a positive outlook.


Epidemics, Pandemics and Educational Innovation

Posted on: 11 March 2020 | Category: General

Masked Woman and Virus

With rationing in supermarkets, flights cancelled until further notice and the whole of Italy on lock down, to say we live in interesting and uncertain times is an understatement. We thought nothing could rival the complexity of Brexit; but the rapid spread of coronavirus across the globe just goes to show we should never underestimate our ability to be surprised!


Video and Lecture Capture for Learning Event

Posted on: 21 January 2020 | Category: Conference & Event Reports

Simon Thomson addressing the room at the 'pedagogic value of video for learning & lecture recording' event

As most were easing into the new year and tackling the Christmas inbox overload, at CIE we were preparing to welcome colleagues from across the UK to an event which would look to discuss the pedagogic value of lecture recording and video for learning, as well as begin to address some of the concerns staff may have around these areas.


JISC Connect More - 27th June 2019

Posted on: 20 August 2019 | Category: Conference & Event Reports

Steven Hope Keynote Presentation

Connect More is a JISC ran series of events designed to showcase how learning and teaching can be enhanced through the use of technology.


Solstice Conference Edge Hill University - 5th-6th June 2019. Who are you and who do you want to be?

Posted on: 16 August 2019 | Category: Conference & Event Reports

Professor Sally Brown Poses

I attended Edge Hill’s Solstice Conference on 5th June 2019 in Ormskirk. It was a productive and fast paced day filled with great practice and inspirational talks. A real highlight of the conference was witnessing Phil Race’s semi-retirement ‘This is Your Life’ presentation and celebration.


Turnitin on Campus: Cultivating Academic Excellence – 20th June 2019

Posted on: 23 July 2019 | Category: Conference & Event Reports

Turnitin on Campus - Cultivating Academic Excellence

On the 20th June, the University of Liverpool hosted the first of a series of Turnitin on Campus events. These events held on campuses across Europe bring together academics, researchers and learning technologists to discuss topics that touch on cultivating academic excellence.


The 4th International Symposium Dialogue between Chinese Language Teaching & Culture and the Arts - 10-11 July 2019

Posted on: 19 July 2019 | Category: Conference & Event Reports

Anna Chen at the Cardiff University Conference

I attended this two-day conference at the School of Modern Languages, Cardiff University, at which the main themes included language teaching versus culture communication and Chinese literature and music in an international perspective. It was co-organised by School of Language and Literature, Beijing Normal University.


Acquisition of Chinese: Bilingualism and Multilingualism - University of Cambridge - 1st-3rd July 2019

Posted on: 18 July 2019 | Category: Conference & Event Reports

Cambridge Conference

I attended this three-day residential conference at Cambridge in anticipation of hearing some excellent keynote addresses.


17th International Conference on Teaching and Learning Chinese in Higher Education - 5th - 7th July 2019

Posted on: 15 July 2019 | Category: Conference & Event Reports

concert

I attended this three-day residential conference at Lancaster University in anticipation of hearing some excellent keynote addresses and as organiser of the Saturday evening concert.


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    CIE Support for Remote Teaching

    Person using Laptop

    Posted on: 20 March 2020 | Category: General

    As a response to the cancellation of face-to-face education at the Liverpool and London campuses from Monday 16th March for the remainder of the 2019/20 academic year the University of Liverpool Centre for Innovation in Education has worked to develop support for staff in regard to remote teaching.


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