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Digital Transformation at Scale - 2019 Blended Learning Pilot
 As educators, we need to lead the way and design our pedagogical approaches for the students we have, not the students we wish we had. This requires approaches that are responsive, inclusive, adaptive, challenging, and compassionate. And it requires (More)
What is Collaborate Ultra - Flexible learning part 4
Collaborate Ultra is a real time video conferencing tool that enables users to add files, share applications, conduct polls and use a virtual whiteboard to interact. This tool, can be used to enable dynamic interactivity for online students. Collab (More)
Think Pair Share
A common way to engage students and create discussion in a class is a think- pair-share activity. To get it started you need: a question prompt clear instructions   The question: The question should be something more than just a (More)
Designing a module in Canvas
Designing a module in Canvas We know the next semester of teaching will be online, in this article we will explore some of the key decisions which will influence your experience teaching and your students experience learning. What are your priori (More)
So now what? The move from content delivery to collaborative learning
Many teaching staff used Collaborate Ultra for the first time this semester and it came with many challenges for some. So far their learning journey has been simply dealing with the tool to deliver content online and everyone has done a fabulous job (More)
How do you engage students with their readings?
One of the perennial issues in education is how to encourage students to engage with their readings.  Often, students do not complete set readings or do not understand the connections between weekly readings and course learning outcomes. This result (More)
Collaborative Reading – Working together to increase the impact and value of reading.
You may remember Harry Potter having an annotated potions book in the Half-blood prince. The side notes and extra tips provided helped him master complex potions, and avoid common mistakes. [caption id="attachment_5085" align="aligncenter" width=" (More)
Open Classrooms Episode 21: Lisa Newman
Open Classrooms is a podcast series produced by the Academic Development Group in  Science, Engineering and Health.  Each podcast features interviews and stories from ou (More)
National Teaching Award Winners 2019 – AAUT Citations for Outstanding Contribution to Student Learning
It’s a great pleasure to share news that RMIT had two winners in this year’s Australian Awards for University Teaching and both are from SEH! These awards recognise Australia’s most exceptional university teachers and speak to how highly their work i (More)
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