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ADM-HEA BULLETIN - week ending 14 May 2010

Date posted: 19/05/2010

in this bulletin:

ADM-HEA ANNOUNCEMENTS
SECTOR ANNOUNCEMENTS
ADM-HEA EVENTS
SECTOR EVENTS
COURSES
CALLS FOR PAPERS / PARTICIPATION



ADM-HEA ANNOUNCEMENTS

Create Sustain Ability, Annual Forum 2010, 14 May 2010

The ADM-HEA Annual Forum held at RIBA last Friday was attended by 100 people and overall the feedback received has been very positive. Thank you to all the presenters and of course to everyone who participated and made the day such a success. We shall be publishing the presentations and reports from the day on the website shortly and inform you when they are ready.
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Please note that during May, the bulletins will be sent out mid week but will be dated 'week ending' with the previous Friday’s date.
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SECTOR ANNOUNCEMENTS


EQUIP - call for project proposals

UK HEIs are invited to submit project proposals for EQUIP by Wednesday, 30 June 2010.

EQUIP is a new programme from the Higher Education Academy that will help individual higher education institutions to identify, understand and resolve key issues affecting the quality and effectiveness of the student learning experience.

http://www.adm.heacademy.ac.uk/news/sector-news/equip-call-for-project-proposals

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SEDA Journal: Innovations in Education and Teaching International

The journal concentrates mainly on papers and reviews concerned with a range of teaching and learning issues, from innovative teaching and learning strategies to developments in computer aided education and training.

http://www.adm.heacademy.ac.uk/news/sector-news/seda-journal-innovations-in-education-and-teaching-international
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ADM-HEA EVENTS

A Space for Assessment: Exploring assessment and feedback in practice and studio based learning environments
Kingston University
27 - 28 May 2010

Registration closes Thursday, 20 May, only a few places left.

The Art Design Media Subject Centre (ADM-HEA) and PALATINE, the Subject Centre for Dance, Drama and Music, are organising a symposium to explore assessment and feedback in practice and studio based work. This event is hosted by hosted by Kingston University.

Space for Assessment symposium will contribute to the current debates around assessment and aims to enhance further our understanding and practice of assessment and feedback through a number of facilitated discussion groups and presentations.

For more information and a registration form: http://www.adm.heacademy.ac.uk/events/a-space-for-assessment
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SECTOR EVENTS

Male access and success in higher education
Higher Education Academy, York
6 July 2010, 09:45-15:45

This seminar will consider gendered differentials in access and success focusing on male access to, and successful progression through, higher education.

http://www.adm.heacademy.ac.uk/events/male-access-and-success-in-higher-education
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2010 MeCCSA Postgraduate Conference
University of Glasgow
30 June - 1 July 2010

Registration is now open.

http://www.adm.heacademy.ac.uk/events/2010-meccsa-postgraduate-conference

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A Practical Guide to Inclusive Learning and Teaching
University of Sheffield
28 June 2010

Part of The Higher Education Academy Research Seminar Series 2010: Access and Success for All.

http://www.adm.heacademy.ac.uk/events/a-practical-guide-to-inclusive-learning-and-teaching

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Students Supporting Students
Woburn House, London
14 June 2010

This one day SEDA workshop will explore why it is important for all HEIs to encourage and develop student – to student support schemes.

http://www.adm.heacademy.ac.uk/events/students-supporting-students

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COURSES

Free Xerte online Friday workshops

JISC TechDis run free Xerte workshops between 1 and 2 pm on the last Friday of each month. (Xerte is a free tool for creating accessible learning objects.) The next one is coming up on 28 May and will focus on ‘Effective use of images in Xerte’.

http://www.adm.heacademy.ac.uk/news/sector-news/free-xerte-online-friday-workshops

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CALLS FOR PAPERS / PARTICIPATION

Interactions: Studies in Communication and Culture

Call for papers, deadline: 30 September 2010

The Journal is currently seeking articles for publication in 2011/12.

http://www.adm.heacademy.ac.uk/news/calls-for-papers/publications/interactions-studies-in-communication-and-culture

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Alternative Perspectives: Assessment, Learning and Teaching conference
Leeds Metropolitan University annual assessment, learning and teaching conference
Headingley Carnegie Stadium, Leeds
7 and 8 September 2010

Call for workshop proposals, deadline: 28 May 2010

http://www.adm.heacademy.ac.uk/news/calls-for-papers/calls-for-papers-and-contributions/alternative-perspectives-assessment-learning-and-teaching-conference
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The Student Learning and Teaching Network are seeking new committee members

The deadline for applications is Friday 28th May 2010

Please inform your students.

http://www.adm.heacademy.ac.uk/news/sector-news/the-student-learning-and-teaching-network
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Please also visit our website at  http://www.adm.heacademy.ac.uk  to access a full range of news items and resources which are updated on a regular basis.

If you would like us to add your announcement to this bulletin, please forward it to adm@heacademy.ac.uk  with 'Weekly bulletin request' in the title line. If the request meets our requirements we shall add it to the weekly bulletin for you. If it is not something that we can promote we will suggest alternative methods for you to disseminate the information.

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