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Viva Congratulations

Date: 20 August 2015

Very many congratulations to Cormack O’Keeffe who successfully defended his thesis today. The award of PhD will follow,  subject to any corrections or amendments requested by the examine ... Read more»


Viva Congratulations

Date: 4 August 2015

Very many congratulations to Kari Rasmussen,  who successfully defended her thesis today. The award of PhD will follow,  subject to any corrections or amendments requested by the examiner ... Read more»


Ibrar Bhatt's article in The Conversation

Date: 29 July 2015

The following is an article in The Conversation by Dr Ibrar Bhatt entitled What’s the point of education if Google can tell us anything?It is based on an aspect of his PhD study which explored assig ... Read more»


Sue Cranmer co-ordinates international symposium on scaling up classroom innovation

Date: 8 July 2015

Sue Cranmer and Cathy Lewin from Manchester Metropolitan University coordinated an international symposium entitled: Scaling up digital pedagogy and innovation in the classroom: research challenges at ... Read more»


Visiting scholars in the Centre for Technology Enhanced Learning

Date: 7 July 2015

The Centre hosted two visiting scholars in the week 15th-19th June 2015. The visiting scholars were able to share their research interests and expertise with our doctoral students and with a wider aud ... Read more»


IFIP TC3 2015 Conference, Vilnius, Lithuania

Date: 6 July 2015

Professor Don Passey was invited to give the opening keynote at the IFIP TC3 conference, held from 1st to 3rd July in Vilnius, Lithuania. His talk was entitled entitled ‘Computer Science (CS) or Inf ... Read more»


Entrust Summer Conference 2015

Date: 3 July 2015

Professor Don Passey was invited to give a keynote at the recent Entrust Summer Conference 2015, which was entitled ‘Transforming Futures with Technology: How do we do that?’ His presentation was ... Read more»


Learning and Digital Technologies in the Military to Civilian Transition

Date: 22 June 2015

A research report written by Paul Davies, ‘Difficult Life Transitions: Learning and Digital Technologies in the Military to Civilian Transition’, has just been published online.  It e ... Read more»


Ibrar Bhatt publishes new paper on 'Diving Deep into Digital Literacies'

Date: 18 June 2015

Ibrar Bhatt is pleased to announce a new publication out in the Taylor & Francis journal ‘Language and Education’. This is the third installment of a series of Literacy-focused methods-related ... Read more»


Digital technologies and school improvement

Date: 1 June 2015

A one-year long case study, exploring how digital technologies were used to support a school in a ‘requires improvement’ category, has recently been completed. The report by Professor Don Passey h ... Read more»


Journal article in Finnish

Date: 31 May 2015

An article by Professor Don Passey on ‘Computer science (CS) or information and communication technologies (ICT): curriculum decisions or curriculum concerns?’ has been translated into Finnish and ... Read more»


Visiting scholars in the Centre for Technology Enhanced Learning

Date: 29 May 2015

The Centre for Technology Enhanced Learning is delighted to announce that it will be hosting two visiting scholars in the week 15th-19th June 2015. The visiting scholars have interests and a research ... Read more»


CTEL welcomes new member Ibrar Bhatt

Date: 28 May 2015

The recent meeting of the Centre for Technology Enhanced Learning was pleased to welcome Ibrar Bhatt, a Senior Research Associate within the Educational Research department, who has joined the centre ... Read more»


Sue Cranmer webinar: Visually Impaired Young People's Uses of Technology for Learning

Date: 27 May 2015

Sue Cranmer gave a webinar as part of a  MOOC on the ‘Creative Use of Tablets in School’ presenting the project 'Visually Impaired Young People’s Uses of Technology for Learning', for Europ ... Read more»


New project exploring children and young people's experiences of gender

Date: 15 May 2015

Carolyn Jackson, Emma Renold (Cardiff University), Jessica Ringrose (IOE/UCL) and Sara Bragg (Brighton University) have just received funding from the Office of the Children’s Commissioner (OCC) t ... Read more»


Exploring "lad" cultures in Higher Education

Date: 24 April 2015

Research which explores “lad” cultures in Higher Education was reported by Times Higher Education on April 23rd 2015.  Professor Carolyn Jackson’s co-researcher Dr. Vanita Sundaram (Unive ... Read more»


Brett Bligh seminar: thinking socially about Learning Spaces

Date: 21 April 2015

Brett Bligh has presented an hour-long videoconference seminar summarising some of his work on Learning Spaces to an audience of academics and University managers from two institutions in Denmark.The ... Read more»


MLEARN project presented at Mobile Learning conference 2015

Date: 15 April 2015

Mobile learning has been a focus of educational interest for more than a decade. There is a conference devoted to the topic that is run annually. This year’s recent conference was run in Madei ... Read more»


Don Passey delivers keynote at IFIP Conference 2015

Date: 12 April 2015

Professor Don Passey has been asked to deliver a keynote at the IFIP 2015 Conference in Vilnius, Lithuania.His presentation will focus on concerns of policy makers at national, regional and local ... Read more»


Don Passey invited to be vice-chair of IFIP international technical committee on Education

Date: 10 April 2015

Professor Don Passey has been invited to be vice-chair of the Technical Committee concerned with education (TC3). The International Federation for Information Processing (IFIP) is considered ... Read more»


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