Teaching and Learning Enhancement Fund 2016 – Call for Proposals

Teaching and Learning Enhancement Fund (Driving Enhancement through Capacity Building in Irish Higher Education) The objectives and priorities of the Teaching and Learning Enhancement Fund reflect and support the enhancement and transformation agenda that is being pursued at both a National and a European level. This fund continues to be used strategically to optimise the…

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Open Education Access Ireland –A Creative Conversation

The National Forum for the Enhancement of Teaching and Learning in partnership with the Royal Irish Academy will host a roundtable discussion on the collaborative possibilities for the creation of a robust, accessible, digital space for Irish education this Tuesday, 14th June 2016. — Exploring the Potential for a single Discovery Space for Irish Open…

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Call for applications for the 2016/2017 National Seminar Series

The National Forum is pleased to announce that applications are now open for this year’s National Seminar Series (2016/2017). The National Seminar series gives many of those working in higher education the opportunity to connect with national colleagues around shared interests in both research and practice, and to hear from national and international experts in different…

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Annual Review of Teaching & Learning Enhancement Fund Projects 2015

The annual review of T&L Fund 2015 projects will take place June 8th and 9th 2016. For full information, including presentation schedules, please click the relevant project type category below: Project Type A Project Type B A live stream will be available on both days at https://www.teachingandlearning.ie/live-stream/ The review will be facilitated by the international review panel.  The…

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The National Forum for the Enhancement of Teaching and Learning in Higher Education & The Design & Crafts Council of Ireland Jointly Launch The 2016 Teaching Hero Design Awards

PRESS RELEASE The National Forum for the Enhancement of Teaching and Learning in Higher Education  & The Design & Crafts Council of Ireland Jointly Launch The 2016 Teaching Hero Design Awards The National Forum for the Enhancement of Teaching and Learning in Higher Education and The Design & Crafts Council of Ireland today  (23 May…

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National Forum Vacancy: Project Manager- Professional Development

The National Forum for the Enhancement of Teaching and Learning was established to enhance teaching and learning in Irish Higher Education through: advocacy, connecting excellent practice, collaboration, innovation and the mobilisation of expertise throughout the entire higher education system in Ireland. In particular, it aims to find efficient ways of maximising teaching and learning excellence…

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New Forum Insight: Year 1 Feedback Project

This Forum Insight is both timely and relevant as the scope and form of the new enhancement theme, Assessment of/for/ as Learning is being delineated. The attention of this Insight centres on the area of feedback in the first year arising from recent findings of the Teaching & Learning Enhancement funded project Supporting Transition: Enhancing…

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Survey: FET Learners’ Experience of Transition to Higher Education

If you are in your First Year in higher education, having joined from Further Education & Training, then please tell us about your experience Please complete our survey before May 8th at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/VHXBKXQ. The National Forum along with the FET sector is conducting some research to understand what parts of the transition experience worked well for…

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Registration Reminder for National Forum/ISSE Workshops

The National Forum for Teaching and Learning in Higher Education in partnership with the Irish Survey for Student Engagement (ISSE) will run workshops on 11,12, 13 and 15 April to highlight ISSE’s role in enhancing teaching and learning. The Forum urges as many people as possible to attend these events which start on Monday next…

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