Author: digitaleducation

Top tips for using a Social Network in teaching

Chris Headleand –  Senior Lecturer/ Programme Leader – School of Computer Science – College of Science – Staff Profile  Social networks are very widely defined, and the term means different things to different people. So, I’m going to start with a definition, this article will relate specifically to “Selective-Audience Microblogs”. A micro-blog is a platform whereRead More

#Digied18 | Video-Based Learning

#Digied18 : Events for academics – by academics Following the success of the LALT Showcase: Education in a Digital Age event, the Digital Education team have started a new series of short themed events called ‘#DigiEd’. These presentations highlight examples of good practice that are happening across the University, throughout a wide range of courses, to help supportRead More

(ABC Workshop) – Developing Digital Tools to Support Level One Law Students

Dr Alexandra Bohm –  Senior Lecturer/ Digital Lead – Law – College of Social Science – Staff Profile The problem of encouraging independent learning In the level one module that I co-ordinate, tort law, we noticed that students seemed to struggle with developing the skill of self-assessment and understanding their strengths and weaknesses during the early partRead More

Lincolnshire Technology Innovation Awards 2018

Dr Hanya Pielichaty –  Senior Lecturer/ Programme Leader/ Digital Lead – Lincoln International Business School – Staff Profile We are pleased to announce that the Lincoln International Business School’s Digital Student Ambassador Group (DSAG) has been shortlisted for an Innovation in Education Award at the up and coming Lincolnshire Technology and Innovation Awards 2018. The event willRead More

#LALTCHAT – ARCHIVE – 03/05/18

Date: 03/05/2018 Time: 7PM- 8PM Academic: Olivia Kelly – Associate Lecturer at the Open University  – Profile Theme: Students using Social Media for Academic Debate Questions: Q1. Can Social Media be used by students for effective academic debate? Q2. What are the advantages for students of being involved in an academic debate on Social Media? Q3. How can educators encourageRead More

#LALTCHAT – Archive – 22/03/18

Date: 15/02/2018 Time: 7PM- 8PM Academic: Stephen Fisher – Learning Adviser – Digital media & Design   – Staff Profile Questions: Q1. How important is space regarding teaching and learning and can a virtual classroom compete? Q2. How do we all as educators engage more with students and get past the tech bubble of fear? Q3. What roleRead More

#LALTCHAT – Archive – 15/03/18

Date: 15/02/2018 Time: 7PM- 8PM Academic: Dr Mark F Smith – Director of Education – College of Social Science  – Staff Profile Questions: Q1. How can we enhance exam preparation and support within, and beyond, the curriculum? Every Thursday between 7pm – 8pm – We have an educational Twitter chat which focuses on a question posed byRead More

Digital Student Ambassador Group (DSAG)

Dr Hanya Pielichaty –  Senior Lecturer/ Programme Leader/ Digital Lead – Lincoln International Business School – Staff Profile DSAG is the first student-led group of its kind across the university. Previously there had not been an organised group for students to join to assist them with the transition from studying to ‘digital’ industry. Furthermore, thereRead More

Using Collaborate Ultra for Discussion     

By Chang Ge – Lecturer/ Digital Lead – Lincoln International Business School – Staff Profile & Daniel Wakefield – Engagement Officer – Digital Education – Staff Profile The recent weather conditions have, unfortunately, kept staff and students away from campus. However, this didn’t discourage the digital education team into cancel their Digital Education Sub Group (DESG) meeting.Read More