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…

Recording a podcast for accessible learning

Contributors: Jayne McMullan, Julia Robinson & Nicky Varley, University of Central Lancashire Blog written by Nicky Varley Inclusivity is such an important part of teaching, as an academic this is something that should be current and engaging for students.  Since March it became even more important, we have all had to adapt our way of…

Making sense of Sway

Contributor: Florence Dujardin @afdujardin University of East Anglia Since the covid lockdown, I have been talking to my 18-year son about his experiences of studying online as a university student. One of the many things I am interested in as academic developer specialising in digital learning was the formats that his lecturers use to communicate….

#creativeHEjam Friday 19 June

The final ingredient View the contributions to this activity on this Wakelet We hope you’ve enjoyed the week of creative activities that have been facilitated by the #creativeHE core team, as part of our effort to ‘spread the jam’ 😊 Our live session last week, much like jamming at a festival, was an all explosive sensory…

#creativeHEjam Thursday 18 June

Should it stay or should it go? Hosted by: Anna Hunter @annachunter and Emma Gillaspy @egillaspy from University of Central Lancashire View the contributions to this activity on this Wakelet Well come on and let us know! 2020 has been a strange year. Terrifying at times, tempered by the humility of living through history in the…

#creativeHEjam Wednesday 17 June

Hosted by: Rachelle O’Brien @rachelleeobrien from University of Liverpool View the contributions to this activity on this Wakelet Join Rachelle asynchronously (whenever is best for you) with our daily discussion question and challenge on Twitter using the hashtag #creativeHE Today’s event focuses on creative problem solving, with style. We will focus on how moving creatively can…