#CreativeHE ‘Storytelling and Poetry’ Online Meetup

Join us on 23/4/21 – 1pm – 3pm (GMT) Hosted by Hannah Seat (University Campus Oldham) and Laura Blundell (University of Liverpool) Are you interested in storytelling and poetry to enhance your own creative practice but don’t know where to start? Perhaps you used poetry in your face-to-face teaching but are unsure how you might…

Quick and dirty reflective blog about our last #creativeHE meetup on building communities

by Sandra Abegglen1, Tom Burns2 and Sandra Sinfield2  1University of Calgary 2London Metropolitan University We live and thrive in communities. We imagine ideas, stories and images that unite us and help us evolve within communities. (Judson, 2019) This meeting, led by Chrissi Nerantzi (Manchester Metropolitan University) and Anna Clare Hunter (University of Central Lancashire), asked…

Game on: playful practice for online environments

Thank you for attending the fantastically energetic session on 18 November 2020 (or maybe you missed the excitement and want to catch up with the conversations). Here’s our collection of thoughts and resources, enjoy exploring! We’d love to hear more about the ideas that have sparked as a result of these conversations so please continue…

Christmas is coming to #creativeHE, get ready for our special #makealong

Dear #creativeHE friends, It started with a little sparkle of an idea – why not have a festive #creativeHE makealong? A chance to celebrate our community, and enjoy each other’s company, as we head towards the end of one of the most challenging times that many of us will ever have experienced. Being #creativeHE, the…

A warm welcome to #creativeHE 2020/21

Autumn is here; the world is awash with reds and golds, some students have returned to their university campuses, and many more continue to be taught online. As October creeps into November, and the days become darker, we are warmed by the news that #CreativeHE is back with a bang! 2020 has been more challenging,…

Join us for the first online meetup of 2020/21

We’re delighted to announce that #creativeHE is back! More information to come very soon with all the important dates for your diary but in the meantime we wanted to let you know about our first online event of the year. Game on: playful practice for online environments Join us on 18 November from 14:00-16:00 (GMT)…

Special Issue 2021 ‘Collaboration in Higher Education: Working in Partnership with Students, Academic Colleagues and Others > Open invitation for contributions #creativeHE

From our very own Sandra Sinfield: Dear Friends, We are Guest Editors for the Journal of University Teaching and Learning Practice (JUTLP) Special Issue 2021 ‘Collaboration in Higher Education: Working in Partnership with Students, Academic Colleagues and Others’.  https://ro.uow.edu.au/jutlp/latestnews.html The special issue focuses on the opportunities (and challenges) created by engaging in collaboration and partnership…

Make along live: Experimenting with playful learning online

Contributor: Emma Gillaspy @egillaspy University of Central Lancashire I’ll be honest, we had a spare 10 minutes in the programme for this year’s Jam and the discussion with the fabulous co-host Anna Hunter went something along the lines of… We need to do something active… Something that wont take long for one of us to…