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blog entry  2010/02/28
Last changed: Feb 28, 2010 10:34 by p0075189
Lunchtime Web 2.0 session (all welcome)

Topic: Skype for teaching and learning
Venue: Media Workshop Training Room, Gipsy Lane Campus
Time: 12.00 - 1.00

Resources from Lunchtime Web 2.0

Online course: Engaging Learning with Social Software - 3 March – 1 April

Details of course
Booking form 
or book via  :

Digital Literacies (one day online) – Wednesday 10 March

More information

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blog entry  2009/12/01
Last changed: Dec 01, 2009 12:13 by p0075189

OCSLD (Oxford Centre for Staff and Learning Development) is offering the following staff development courses online from January to March 2010 with a number of free places for Brookes staff.  Full details of the courses and the online booking is available from:

There are also leaflets available for display on notice-boards. If you would like these or for any other queries on the courses please contact:
Fiona Smith, OCSLD, , Tel: 01865 485902
OCSLD online courses:  January - March 2010
Internationalising the curriculum - cost £295 (4.5 week course)
13 Jan - 12 Feb 2010
Engaging students with assessment and feedback - Cost £295 (4 week course)
13 Jan - 12 Feb 2010
Online identity - Cost £100 (1 day course)
20 Jan 2010
Leading educational change , in collaboration with SEDA - Cost £645 (six week course)
17 Feb - 26 Mar 2010
Evaluating technology innovations in learning and teaching - Cost £295 (4 week course)
17 Feb - 19 Mar 2010
Led by Frances Deepwell
Engaging learning with social software - Cost £295 (4 week course)
3 Mar - 2 Apr 2010
Postgraduate supervision - Cost £295 (4 week course)
 3 Mar - 2 Apr 2010
Digital literacies - Cost £100 (1 day course)
10 Mar 2010

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blog entry  2009/11/12
Last changed: Nov 19, 2009 11:25 by Greg Benfield

EL@b members may be interested in attending the next ELESIG event, 21 January at University of Reading.

ELESIG is now organising its eighth face to face symposium with contributions from key colleagues who have been researching the varied use of tools and technologies and have developed insights into the future digital learner. The event will include presentations and activities on the future digital learner and mobile technologies, news of the second round of ELESIG small grants awards, a members’ corner to share and exchange experiences of researching and evaluating the learners’ experiences and an organising group meeting.


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blog entry  2009/10/01
Last changed: Oct 01, 2009 12:14 by Greg Benfield

You are invited to attend the launch of RADAR (Research Archive and Digital Asset Repository).

RADAR is an exciting new University-wide service, allowing us to make the best use of all kinds of digital resources. It provides both an open searchable archive of Brookes research, and a flexible way to manage and share online teaching materials. More information about the benefits of RADAR for teaching and research staff can be found at .

The launch will begin at 12.30 pm with Professor Diana Woodhouse, Pro Vice-Chancellor, Research making an opening speech, followed by demonstrations of RADAR and case studies from academic staff.

Date: Friday 16 October
Time: 12.15 - 1.30 pm
Location: BG 11, Buckley building, Headington Campus, Gipsy Lane.
Note: Light bites, soft drinks, tea and coffee will be available from 12.15 pm.

Please confirm that you will be attending with an email to
More information:
The RADAR team

Posted at 01 Oct @ 12:08 PM by user Greg Benfield | comment 0 comments
Last changed: Oct 09, 2009 08:41 by Greg Benfield

The new eL@B wiki community space is now open.

The new eL@B is running in Confluence 3, with LDAP authentication and enhanced features.

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