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£500m has 'superficial' impact on improving university teaching

Date: 31 July 2014

The Times Higher has reported on the here@lancaster research project investigating HEFCE's initiatives on learning and teaching in the recent past a ... Read more»

 

Viva Congratulations

Date: 30 July 2014

Very many congratulations to Dr Andrew Hollyhead on the award of PhD. Andy is a member of Cohort 3 of the Doctoral Programme in E-Research an ... Read more»

 

Digital knowledge: what teachers should know in the digital age

Date: 21 July 2014

Lancaster graduate Dr Alberto Ramirez-Martinell (Universidad Veracruzana, Mexico) gave a presentation for Lancaster University's Organisation and Educ ... Read more»

 

The Role of HEFCE in Teaching and Learning Enhancement: A review of evaluative evidence

Date: 17 July 2014

This report is published today on the Higher Education Academy website. It examines evidence on the strengths and weaknesses of ... Read more»

 

Viva Congratulations

Date: 10 July 2014

Very many congratulations to Dr Rob Graham on the award of PhD. Rob is a member of Cohort 3 of the Doctoral Programme in E-Research and Technolog ... Read more»

 

Worlds of Literacy 2.0 26 September 2014 tickets now on sale

Date: 8 July 2014

Worlds of Literacy 2.0: Literacy Studies - looking into the future and celebrating the past, with David Barton and Mary Hamilton, will take place on 2 ... Read more»

 

It is not students who need a reality check

Date: 7 July 2014

Paul Ashwin has written a blog for the Telegraph responding to those who argue that students who complain about the quality of their teaching need a r ... Read more»

 

Viva Congratulations

Date: 2 July 2014

Very many congratulations to Dr Alex Bell on the award of PhD. Alex is a member of Cohort 1 of the Doctoral Programme in E-Research and Technolo ... Read more»

 

Viva Congratulations

Date: 19 June 2014

Many congratulations to Dr Beth Garrett on a successful viva. Beth has been supervised by Professor Colin Rogers. The title of her thesis is - ... Read more»

 

PhD Success - Alenezi, F

Date: 19 June 2014

Many congratulations to Dr Farhan Alenezi on a successful viva. Farhan is a traditional route research student and has been supervised by Professor ... Read more»

 

"Digital Literacies" book published

Date: 20 May 2014

Dr Julia Gillen's book, Digital Literacies (Routledge) was published in April 2014. With our increasing use of digital and online media, the way we in ... Read more»

 

Jo Warin's visit to the University of Guelph-Humber

Date: 15 May 2014

Jo Warin visited the University of Guelph-Humber in Toronto, Canada, to deliver a series of lectures to more than 100 undergraduate students participa ... Read more»

 

The dynamics of knowledge creation

Date: 15 May 2014

Mary Hamilton (Educational Research) together with David Barton and Karin Tusting (Linguistics) have been funded by the ESRC for a two-year project on ... Read more»

 

Webinar for Brunei educators

Date: 26 March 2014

Professor Don Passey recently gave a webinar for educators in Brunei on the topic of '21st Century Teaching and Learning' to support educational devel ... Read more»

 

Wider public understanding of e-learning

Date: 27 March 2014

To increase wider public understanding of e-learning, BeLF, the Birmingham e-Learning Foundation, which supports social inclusion through provision of ... Read more»

 

Define Quality in terms of Students' Engagement with Knowledge

Date: 31 March 2014

Paul Ashwin discusses the findings from the ESRC-funded 'Pedagogic Quality and Inequality in University First Degrees' in a podcast for the Higher Edu ... Read more»

 

Viva Success - Spurgeon-Dickson

Date: 24 March 2014

Many congratulations to Dr Alison Spurgeon-Dickson on her PhD success. Alison is a member of Cohort 15 on the Doctoral Programme in Educational Rese ... Read more»

 

PhD Success - Burkinshaw

Date: 24 March 2014

Many congratulations to Dr Paula Burkinshaw on the award of PhD.Paula has been supervised by Professor Carolyn Jackson and is a traditional route re ... Read more»

 

PhD Success - Alenezi, A

Date: 24 March 2014

Many congratulations to Dr Abdulla Alenezi on the award of PhD. Abdulla has been supervised by Professor Don Passey and is a traditional route resea ... Read more»

 

PhD Success - Hennessy

Date: 24 March 2014

Many congratulations to Dr Natalie Hennessy on a successful PhD viva. Natalie is a traditional route/independent mode research student in Educationa ... Read more»

 

PhD Success - Scoffield

Date: 24 March 2014

Many congratulations to Dr Sue Scoffield on a successful PhD viva. Sue is a member of the Doctoral Programme in Educational Research and has been su ... Read more»

 

PhD Success - Alkhaldi

Date: 24 March 2014

Many congratulations to Dr Adel Alkhaldi on the award of PhD. Adel has been supervised by Dr Ann-Marie Houghton and is a traditional route research ... Read more»

 

PhD Success - Hibbin

Date: 24 March 2014

Many congratulations to Dr Becs (Rebecca) Hibbin on the award of PhD. Becs is an independent mode research student and has been supervised by Dr Jo ... Read more»

 

PhD Success - Owen

Date: 24 March 2014

Many congratulations to Dr Pat Owen on her PhD Success. Pat is a member of the Doctoral Programme in Educational Research and has been supervised ... Read more»

 

PhD Success - Liu

Date: 24 March 2014

Many congratulations on the award of PhD to Dr Jie Liu, a member of the Doctoral Programme in Educational Research. Jie has been supervised by D ... Read more»

 

PhD Success - Carey

Date: 24 March 2014

Many congratulations to Dr Phil Carey on the award of PhD. Phil is a member of the Doctoral Programme in Educational Research and has been super ... Read more»

 

Project Findings Inform Campaign Against Consumerism in Higher Education

Date: 11 March 2014

The findings from the ESRC-funded 'Pedagogic Quality and Inequality in University First Degrees' have been used as the basis for the University and Co ... Read more»

 

Invited International Programme Chair

Date: 8 March 2014

The World Conference on Computers in Education (WCCE) is organised by the International Federation for Information Processing (IFIP) every 4 years. Th ... Read more»

 

Vicky Duckworth's new book "captivates" Times Higher Education

Date: 5 March 2014

Vicky Duckworth's book, "Learning trajectories, violence and empowerment amongst adult basic skills learners" has been very positively reviewed in the ... Read more»

 

Education ministers receive new report

Date: 1 March 2014

Over 500 delegates from 109 countries attended the recent Education World Forum in London. This number included 95 ministers of education from around ... Read more»

 

Lancaster amongst top 100 global institutions for Education

Date: 28 February 2014

The excellent reputation for research and teaching of the Department of Educational Research, Lancaster University, has been recognised through its li ... Read more»

 

Outstanding Service Award

Date: 22 February 2014

At a recent meeting of IFIP, the international federation of computing societies, Professor Don Passey was awarded a prestigious Outstanding Service A ... Read more»

 

 

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