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HEFi held a gala dinner to honour teaching excellence here at Birmingham. Read more here.

Learn more about this week's MicroCPD - Polling Technology

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Posted 18 February 2019

HEFi Awards Dinner 2019

Read about the HEFi Awards, which were held at the Birmingham Botanical Gardens.

Posted 18 February 2019

MicroCPD: Polling Technology

This week Dr Carley Nath talks about keeping students engaged and active during lectures through response technology.

Posted 11 February 2019

Teaching Excellence at UoB

Winners of our HEFi Awards for Educational Enhancement and Innovation talk about the work they do here at University of Birmingham.

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Innovating Pedagogy 2019
Innovating Pedagogy 2019, is the latest in a series of annual reports by the Open University, which attempt to explore novel approaches to education which have the potential to transform learning and teaching. You can find a MicroCPD on this topic, here. And you can add your own thoughts on the report below. Previous editions … Continue reading "Innovating Pedagogy 2019"

Global mega-trends and their influence on Higher Education
Yesterday the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and DevelopmentĀ (OECD) published a report that argues that in our quickly changing modern world, education cannot prepare for the future using only lessons of the past. It highlights global mega-trends and how they will influence higher education. For the full report please click here.

The Big Conversation 2019
Research-intensive learning, teaching and curriculum at the University of Birmingham: Designing a model fit for the future The Big Conversation 2019 is a platform for staff, students, alumni and guests to share practices and debate ideas. More importantly, we need to settle on some principles and actions that will define our education offer for the … Continue reading "The Big Conversation 2019"

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