"teams" blog posts

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!


Innovate with Microsoft Teams: Microsoft Higher and Further Education Roadshow - 3rd July

Posted on: 12 July 2019 | Category: Conference & Event Reports

Presentation by Alan Crawford

I attended a one day Microsoft Roadshow event held at Newcastle University, where I explored the use of Office 365 apps for learning and teaching.


Microsoft FE & HE Training and CPD Boot camp

Posted on: 2 April 2019 | Category: Conference & Event Reports

Microsoft Bootcamp Image

I attended a three day training event with Microsoft learning about a number of software, apps and training opportunities that I feel could be implemented into learning and teaching at the University of Liverpool.