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Getting ready for teaching in Semester 2

A helpful list of new and existing resources for colleagues preparing for semester 2. There are lots of quick tips, ideas from colleagues as well as guides, courses and webinars.

Last modified: Tue, 12 Jan 2021 09:15:39 GMT

Buddycheck updates

System updates and improvements to Buddycheck, a Canvas integrated tool for peer evaluation of group work contribution.

Last modified: Thu, 07 Jan 2021 11:02:42 GMT

New assessment guidance and resources

Information about designing assessment, as well as choosing appropriate digital assessment tools, with links to guidance and support.

Last modified: Thu, 07 Jan 2021 10:49:16 GMT

Guiding students through your course using Canvas modules,

We have updated the Canvas Orientation course to show how you can use Canvas modules to direct student's activity week by week or topic by topic. You can use modules to set the flow through your course.

Last modified: Wed, 02 Dec 2020 17:13:39 GMT

Add permissions based on modules or community enrolments

NUIT have created security groups for each module and community making it easier for you to share files and videos with students. It also simplifies adding these student groups to Microsoft Teams.

Last modified: Wed, 04 Nov 2020 14:50:04 GMT

Capturing what happens in small group teaching sessions

Guidance on capturing and recording timetabled small group teaching in the context of our move between DfE Tiers.

Last modified: Wed, 28 Oct 2020 11:20:39 GMT

Scheduling synchronous online sessions

New sessions covering how to schedule synchronous online sessions in Canvas using Zoom or Teams

Last modified: Mon, 26 Oct 2020 08:40:58 GMT

Buddycheck – Peer Evaluation of Group Work Contribution

Following a successful pilot in 2019/20, Buddycheck has replaced WebPA as the centrally supported tool for peer evaluation of group work contribution.

Last modified: Fri, 02 Oct 2020 08:36:08 BST

Creating teaching content 20/21

Resources and new webinars are now available to help you prepare for the new term.

Last modified: Thu, 17 Sep 2020 08:57:10 BST

Update on the status of the ReCap service - 7th October 2020

Update on the status of the ReCap service.

Last modified: Wed, 07 Oct 2020 09:16:50 BST

Resource Development Rooms

To assist staff to create pre-recorded video content for teaching a suite of rooms on campus have been provisioned as Resource Development Rooms for staff to use throughout Semester 1.

Last modified: Tue, 25 Aug 2020 17:18:42 BST

Writing better assignments

We have added links to Kay Sambell and Sally Brown's resource on assignments and task design to our Digital Learning Guides.

Last modified: Wed, 19 Aug 2020 11:59:44 BST

Tools and applications to support teaching

Guidance on the centrally supported applications to support teaching and important considerations before adopting new applications.

Last modified: Wed, 19 Aug 2020 09:05:54 BST

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Supporting Implementation of the Education Resilience Framework

New information has been added to the Flexible Learning website illustrating how the support for the implementation of the ERF all fits together

Last modified: Wed, 19 Aug 2020 09:09:11 BST

Reflection and NU ePortfolio

Guidance on reflective practice and accessing NU ePortfolio from Canvas

Last modified: Fri, 31 Jul 2020 14:46:00 BST

Recording online teaching

When can you record online teaching sessions - and how to inform students.

Last modified: Fri, 09 Oct 2020 08:16:15 BST

Copyright for Flexible Learning 2020

Copyright considerations for learning and teaching – both present in person and online.

Last modified: Tue, 11 Aug 2020 14:24:47 BST