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Outdoor learning: Introducing the Twalk, Twitter in the wild

https://twitter.com/paolo_oprandi/status/1173588436839817217 Lectures and seminars are the staple of higher education teaching and learning. Seminars are usually the dedicated teaching space for students to engage in discussions and activities that relate to the topics introduced in lectures. In doing so they generate contextual and personal knowledge of the lecture topics.  Tutors cite low student participation in… Continue reading Outdoor learning: Introducing the Twalk, Twitter in the wild

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Here’s to an Autumn Term of active learning, fun and innovation!

The Active Learning Network Satellite Groups The Active Learning Network is expanding! First of all, we would like to welcome our newest satellite groups to the network: Alison McManus at Durham University will be leading the network there. Roy Hanney will be doing similar at Solent University, Southampton and Gustavo Espinoza-Ramos will be leading a… Continue reading Here’s to an Autumn Term of active learning, fun and innovation!

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It’s not just students who have fun with active learning- so do our conference delegates!

Tuesday 11th June heralded the start of the 3rd Active Learning Network conference here at Sussex. With everything from the use of magic to building metaphors with Lego to walking, standing and crawling to “stand-up pedagogy”, the conference showcased a variety of innovative and engaging active learning methods leaving us with a number of tools… Continue reading It’s not just students who have fun with active learning- so do our conference delegates!

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The 3rd Active Learning Conference is almost here!

Join us on Tuesday 11th June for an action-packed day of all things active learning. We will be in the Conference Centre, Bramber House, University of Sussex. To book one of the last free tickets, check our Eventbrite site here To see what is on offer, check out our exciting programme here Many thanks to… Continue reading The 3rd Active Learning Conference is almost here!

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More tickets available for the 3rd Active Learning Conference!

Following the rapid sell-out of all of our free tickets sponsored by Sony Professional Solutions, we are pleased to be able to offer a further 80 tickets, costed at £34 each, for anyone interested in joining us on Tuesday 11th June. Tickets can be purchased here To find out more about the exciting programme of… Continue reading More tickets available for the 3rd Active Learning Conference!