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January 2019

Effectively supporting study transitions to improve student engagement, wellbeing, progression, attainment and success

8th January 2019
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Learning Outcomes: Participants attending this seminar will: Examine the student lifecycle, identify key transition points and their associated challenges Explore possibilities for enhancing student engagement and better preparing students at each stage from FY induction to ‘outduction’ Be introduced to and explore the ‘Student Experience Transitions Model’ that interlinks the key activities of academic, welfare and support. The model provides a framework for colleagues to organise and map out the various types of support required for different students at particular…

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Peer mentoring in higher education – a key to better staff induction

10th January 2019
Cork, CorkCork + Google Map

Learning Outcomes: Deepen their understanding of the nature and benefits of peer coaching in enhancing CPD commitment and impact Gain a heightened awareness of their capacity to listen with unconditional positive regard Increase their knowledge and expertise in the use of questioning to raise awareness Develop their skills in offering impactful feedback Construct an action plan to utilise the workshop content to improve their own communication skills so they can better support their peers and engage in purposeful conversations regarding…

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May 2019

Digi-tech: Digital teaching tools for mathematics in higher education

14th May 2019 @ 10:00 am - 3:30 pm
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Learning Outcome Confidently integrate digital tools and technologies into the mathematics education environment to enhance their teaching and learning practices in academically relevant ways Reflect on their digital skills and capacities Engage in a collaborative dialogue around the use of digital technology within a mathematics education community of practice Appraise the value of using education technology in their educational context while becoming cognisant of its limitations Champion educational technology in mathematics education in their home institution.

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Realigning teaching, learning and assessment: Integrating assessment for learning in challenging times

15th May 2019
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Learning Outcomes: Participants in this seminar will: Reflect upon the relationship between teaching, learning and assessment for learning Consider the challenges of effective management of assessment from an institutional, teacher/lecturer and student perspective Reflect on how assessment design, integration with the curriculum, marking and feedback could best be supported Discuss, share good practice and consider current assessment procedures and how they might be enhanced with different student cohorts/group sizes Have considered some practical/ impactful assessment for learning techniques that they…

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Developing peer mentoring skills to enhance CPD in teaching and learning and better enable learning communities

16th May 2019
Cork, CorkCork + Google Map

Learning Outcomes: Deepen their understanding of the nature of peer coaching and its benefits to enhancing CPD impact and development of Learning Communities Deepen their understanding of the nature of peer coaching and its benefits to enhancing CPD impact and development of Learning Communities Increase their knowledge and expertise in the use of questioning to raise awareness Develop their skills in offering impactful feedback Construct an action plan to utilise the workshop content to improve their own communication skills so…

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Global connections – support strategies for international placements

24th May 2019
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Learning Outcomes: Identify structures and scaffolds available to support International students to successfully undertake work placement in Ireland and support Irish students who undertake placements abroad Develop good practice in relation to preparing International/ non-EU students to achieve a work placement in Ireland Evaluate the advantages and challenges of international placements for Irish students, with a particular focus on the impact of Brexit; what’s in it for them? Identify the challenges associated with international work placements Recognise the requirements of…

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June 2019

An exploration of the use of coaching in higher education as a mechanism to improve the student and staff teaching and learning experience

14th June 2019
Cork, CorkCork + Google Map

Learning Outcomes: On completion of the workshop, attendees will be able to: Develop and implement a student coaching programme for a particular module or programme Develop and promote coaching as a mechanism to improve the student learning experience Deliver better student engagement and participation throughout a particular module of programme Eventbrite registration link will be available soon, in the interim please contact the organiser directly for further information.

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Preparing students for study abroad

21st June 2019
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Learning Outcomes: Staff who attend this seminar will: Understand the field of study abroad research, particularly in relation to intercultural communication Learn from the experience of practitioners regarding the linguistic, cultural and intercultural preparation of students who will study abroad Be able to apply the knowledge to their own teaching in order to better support students going abroad Eventbrite registration link will be available soon, in the interim please contact the organiser directly for further information.

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