37 Higher Education Teachers To Be Honoured At Ireland’s National Student-led ‘Teaching Hero’ Awards Irish Students Celebrate The Impact Of Excellent Teaching

The National Forum for the Enhancement of Teaching and Learning in Higher Education in partnership with the Union of Students in Ireland (USI) will tonight (Thursday 27 October 2016) present 37 Teaching Hero Awards to teachers from Ireland’s higher education sector. The Awards mark the culmination of a 2016 Teaching Hero campaign that saw over…

Upcoming Workshop: Authentic Assessment within and across the Disciplines

This workshop is part of the Building Capacity Through Conversations phase of the National Forum for the Enhancement of Teaching and Learning’s Assessment Enhancement Theme. The purpose of this workshop is to explore the concept of authentic assessment (i.e. Ashford-Rowe et al, 2014; Swaffield, 2011) and its implementation within and across disciplines in Irish higher education today. The workshop…

National Forum Compiling Expert Panel from Across the Irish Higher Education Sector

The National Forum for the Enhancement of Teaching and Learning in Higher Education is currently compiling a panel of expertise across the Irish Higher Education sector.  The panel will comprise of those: Currently working or recently retired from the Irish higher education sector with teaching and learning and/or Discipline specific expertise From privately funded Colleges, Universities, IOTI’s, Colleges of…

Teaching and Learning Enhancement Fund 2016 – Online Submissions Now Open

An information webinar for this call was hosted by the National Forum on 8th September 2016. View Webinar Recording: https://teachingandlearning.adobeconnect.com/p7rdlo9qhzs/ Click here to download the slideshow. Submission Process Important: Only one person from each institution can register on the online interface. Please do not register if you are not the person with overall responsibility for all proposals that…

Teaching and Learning Enhancement Fund 2016 Information Webinar

The National Forum for the Enhancement of Teaching and Learning in Higher Education will host a webinar @ 12.30-1.30pm on Thursday 9 September for the call relating to its Teaching and Learning Enhancement Fund 2016. Call 2016 focuses on collaboration for national impact while also enabling capacity building at a local level.  This third funding…