Digital Schools Of Distinction Lend Support For All Aboard 2017

The National Forum welcomes The Digital Schools of Distinction as a supporter for All Aboard 2017. Commenting for the National Forum, Director, Dr Terry Maguire said: “Primary school teachers and students are a key audience for All Aboard 2017. Schools becoming involved in All Aboard 2017 have the added option of focusing their events on…

New Forum Insight – Learning Analytics: Benefits for Institutions

Learning analytics is the collection and analysis of data on student learning that enables institutions, lecturers and students to make evidence-based decisions and informed actions that enhance the potential benefits of higher education. A new Insight, available here, expands upon these themes to show the benefits that institutions can realise by strategically adopting a learning…

All Aboard 2017 Welcomes Supporter National Adult Literacy Agency

National Forum for the Enhancement of Teaching and Learning in Higher Education and Ireland’s higher Education sector are delighted to welcome the National Adult Literacy Agency (NALA) as a supporter for its All Aboard 2017 national initiative. Commenting for the National Forum, Director Dr Terry Maguire said:   “All Aboard 2017 will run a selection of…

Build Confidence In Your Digital Skills For Learning By Visiting All Aboard 2017’s Newly Launched Website

Start Registering for 3-7 April All Aboard 2017  All Aboard 2017, a week of national and regional events designed to build confidence in digital skills for learning will run from 3-7 April. All Aboard 2017 co-hosts, The National Forum for the Enhancement of Teaching and Learning in Higher Education and Ireland’s higher education institutions have launched www.allaboard2017.ie the programme’s…

Live Stream: Teaching & Learning Enhancement Fund 2014 Projects & 2015 (Type B) Projects Proposal Review

Open forum presentations – 15 February 2017 – Royal Irish Academy The review of the teaching and learning enhancement fund 2014 projects and 2015 projects type B is facilitated by the international review panel. T&L 2015 Presentations Guidelines for T&L 2014 Project Open Forum Presentation and Discussion are available here. T&L 2014 Presentations Guidelines for T&L 2015…

Teaching and Learning Enhancement Fund 2014 and 2015 (Type B) Funded Projects Review

An Open forum presentation will take place on 15 February 2017 in the Royal Irish Academy www.ria.ie The review of the teaching and learning enhancement fund 2014 projects and 2015 projects type B will be facilitated by the international review panel. T&L 2015 Presentations T&L 2014 Presentations Guidelines for T&L 2014 Project Open Forum Presentation and Discussion…

Recommendations from the ICT Retention Scoping Group

A new briefing paper, available here, outlines recommendations from the ICT Retention Scoping Group, convened by the National Forum in 2016 to consider how ICT retention in higher education could be improved across the sector. The group included representation from across the higher education sector. Four key recommendations were identified: the development of a marketing…

New Report Profiling Assessment Practices in Irish Higher Education

The National Forum is delighted to share a new report profiling assessment practices across Irish higher education. The report, available here, aims to inform the current enhancement theme of the National Forum by profiling documented assessment practices across a sample of 30 undergraduate degree programmes. Further, the study aims to explore whether and how assessment…