New Forum Insight on Work-based Assessment

The latest Forum Insight published today focuses on our understanding of the various approaches to work-based assessment and includes an overview of assessment terminology, the contexts within which work-based assessment takes place, and some initial suggestions regarding assessment methods, assessors and grading for assessment. Click here to read the Insight. The publication of this Insight is particularly…

Rescheduled Workshops for Facilitators in Digital Badge Programme (NUIG venue)

Due to adverse weather conditions on Monday 16th October, the workshops for Facilitators in the National PD Digital Badge programme being hosted in NUIG have been rescheduled to Wednesday 25th October.  The listed workshops are Student Engagement, Mentoring in Teaching and Learning and Enabling Student Volunteering. The short workshops will offer a unique opportunity to…

Tuesday’s ‘Facilitating a PD Digital Badge Programme’ Workshops Update

Tuesday’s ‘Facilitating a PD Digital Badge Programme’ workshop series will continue tomorrow, 16th October. The ‘Mentoring in Teaching and Learning’ programme led by Lynn Ramsey has been postponed and will be rescheduled at a later date. ‘Getting Started with Online Teaching’ will take place at the earlier time slot of 2pm. Please ensure you are…

Monday’s ‘Facilitating a PD Digital Badge Programme’ Workshops Cancelled due to Storm Warning

The National Forum wishes to inform registrants that, in the interest of safety, Monday’s ‘Facilitating a PD Digital Badge Programme’ workshops have been cancelled due to the arrival of Storm Ophelia. This set of workshops will be rescheduled in due course. NUI Galway will be closed tomorrow, Monday 16th October. Following consultation w/ local authorities, @nuigalway will close…

Evaluation Form for Professional Development Digital Badge Facilitators Workshops

Thanks to all those who took or are taking part in the current round of workshops for Facilitators in the National PD Digital Badge programme. We are currently working on the dedicated portal for professional development in higher education and in the meantime, click here to fill out the evaluation form. Your responses and feedback…