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ELESIG South event: Students as Producers

On Wednesday 29th June, Adam Warren and Tamsyn Smith attended the second symposium organised by the Southern branch of ELESIG (Evaluation of Learners' experiences of E-learning Special Interest Group). The event was considering the role of Students as Producers. It included presentations from practitioners across a range of disciplines, looking at different ways that students can be actively involved in developing and evaluating their own learning. Continue reading →

ELESIG South Symposium – Students as Producers

The next ELESIG South symposium will take place on Wednesday June 22nd 11:00-15:30 at University of Bristol - please register online at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/elesig-south-symposium-students-as-producers-tickets-25740996012 The second symposium organised by the Southern branch of ELESIG (Evaluation of Learners' experiences of E-learning Special Interest Group) considers the role of Students as Producers. Continue reading →

Bridging the Gap – supporting new distance learners

An interesting presentation at the ELESIG event hosted by Southampton Solent University, in which Professor Mark Brown, Director of the National Institute for Digital Learning, Dublin City University, talked about the project Experiences of First-time Distance Learners [full report].  This explored the transition of learners from college to university with an especial focus on online students in their first few weeks, driven by concerns about retention and completion. Continue reading →