Can students learn study skills?

Interesting. I got to meet Graham a couple of times before I left Winchester, and he’s producing some really interesting content (as is the FASTECH project): So what does “improving ­students” actually consist of? “How to” guides on study skills – how to take notes, how to structure an essay and so on – contain Continue Reading →

Large Class Sizes Affecting NSS/Assessment Grades?

Professor Graham Gibbs, who I worked with whilst working on the FASTECH project at Winchester – writing a series of pieces for Times Higher Education – this one on class sizes – worth reading: Average school class sizes are used in international league tables as indicators of national commitment to education. And school classes of a Continue Reading →

#FASTECHUK Storify

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Workshop: Meet the Students Where They Are: Facebook

Running this morning: Copy of Meeting the Students Where They Are: Facebook on Prezi Digital Fingerprint Digiexplorer (not guru), Senior Lecturer in Digital Marketing @MMUBS. Interested in digital Literacy in the third sector. Author of ‘Raising Children in a Digital Age’, regularly checks hashtag #DigitalParenting. https://twitter.com/digitalfprint Like it? Share it…

#JISCDigLit Storify

[View the story “#JiscDigLit” on Storify] #JiscDigLit Knowledge Exchange Day for JISC Digital Literacies Programme Storified by Dr Bex Lewis · Wed, May 16 2012 05:32:42 This is the formal page for the project Developing digital literacies : JISCOverview Many learners enter further and higher education lacking the skills needed to apply digital technologies to Continue Reading →

iMovie

Finally, necessity has forced me to get to grips with iMovie, and this video gave me enough tips to get going on the editing… I’m currently trying to export the video, so let’s see if it becomes viewable… Digital Fingerprint Digiexplorer (not guru), Senior Lecturer in Digital Marketing @MMUBS. Interested in digital Literacy in the Continue Reading →

Application for Senior Fellow in Learning & Teaching

I think this knowledge is already in the public domain (this would be a promotion with my current University of Winchester role), so let’s give the work of the past few days a wider audience:  Supporting Statement Dr Bex Lewis: 9th May 2012 Person Specification I have studied and worked in the HE sector for 18 Continue Reading →