LITEbox Development

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    LITEbox is a University-wide initiative supported by the Alumni Fund. It will create an environment where the whole University can learn about new and existing technologies for use in learning and teaching, and share their experiences of them. LITEbox will...

  • Tech-facilitated public engagement in teaching: Mapping our findings so far

    As part of Phase 2 of the LITEbox/TDF project ‘The role of technologies when connecting students with external publics’, I found myself on a train to Telford with team leader Jess Francombe-Webb and Ed Stevens from the Public Engagement Unit....

  • Reflecting on my role as LITEbox officer

    For more than a year I have been working with a team of others to help develop LITEbox alongside my studies, but unfortunately, due to graduating, I am moving on somewhere else. This role has allowed me to meet and...

  • Faculty of Engineering & Design TEL Reflections

    This post has been written jointly by Andrew Heath (Associate Dean, Learning & Teaching), and Rachel Applegate and Yvonne Moore (Faculty Learning Technologists)   The Faculty of Engineering and Design held its first Technology Enhanced Learning event in March. It...

  • Faculty of Science TEL event

    This blog post has been kindly written by Catherine Haines, Student Experience Officer, Faculty of Science.   Over 60 academics and colleagues in teaching related roles from across the Faculty of Science attended the ‘teaching enhanced learning’ event on 9...

  • HSS ‘Engaging with Technology in Teaching’ Event Reflection

    This blog post has been kindly written by Dr Cassie Wilson, Associate Dean (Learning and Teaching) Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences.   The Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences ‘Engaging with Technology in Teaching’ event which took place at...

  • Reflecting on the TDF Public Engagement & Technology project so far...

    Just over a month ago I was fortunate enough to be recruited onto a TDF project investigating how staff use technology in their teaching to connect their students to external ‘publics’ (essentially any person or group external to the University)....

  • TDF Project: the role of technologies when connecting students with external publics

    Following the award of a Teaching Development Fund (TDF) grant the LITEbox team, in collaboration with the Public Engagement Unit (PEU) and e-Learning team, will be creating new opportunities for staff to explore the benefits of using technology to facilitate...

  • Technology Supporting External Engagement

    Are you interested in how technology can support engagement with external people and organisations to enrich your teaching? Do you already use technology in this way? Would you like to share your work and explore new opportunities for research-enriched teaching?...

  • November's LITEbox events

    Following the success of the technology panel debate and Carole Mundell's Lessons from the Universe, we would like to highlight four upcoming events for all staff to attend. Our events range from tips on creating a successful blog, to delivering...