George Roberts

George has been at Oxford Brookes since 2000 and joined OCSLD in June 2006 as an Educational Developer (e-Learning). In his previous role he advised the Head of e-Learning and the Senior Management Team of the University on policy for off-campus e-learning and e-learning partnerships. He leads the MA Education (Higher Education) and teaches on the Postgraduate Certificate in Teaching in Higher Education (PCTHE) as well as conducting Course Design Intensives (CDIs) and other educational development activities: workshops and consultancies. He leads the Learning domain in the development of the University's Technology Enhanced Learning framework. He wrote his doctorate (July 2011) at the University of Southampton on biographical narratives of adult users of a community IT centre on a large social housing estate.

Recent blog entries

Postgraduate Certificate in Teaching in HE Re-validated!

I am delighted to report that after an extensive period of reflection and consultation the Postgraduate Certificate in Teaching in Higher Education (PCTHE) was subject to Periodic review and Re-validation last Friday (28/02/2013). The...

TeaLab meetings Semester 2, 2014

Not a moment too soon, we have confirmed sessions for TeaLab in the new year! Friday 31 January 1030-1200 Abi Ball: synchronous and asynchronous distance learning Monday 17 February 1300-1430 James Genn: destroy all...

TeaLab first meeting artefacts

TeaLab met for the first time today. About 15 people participated from three campuses and one from out there in the Internet via the virtual classroom. It worked! We’ll post more of a reflection,...

Tea Lab Calendar of events

A calendar for Tea Lab has been created that you should be able to subscribe to, to help you remember upcoming events. Click on the “Tea Lab” for event location and details.

Tea Lab Brookes, Friday 4 October

Friday 4 October 1200-1330 Boardroom 1 First of our occasional sessions, open to all 1200 Bring your lunch if you want. Coffee and Cake will be provided 1220 Welcome to Tea Lab Brookes: communities,...

Tea Lab Brookes update

Tea Lab or T-Lab at Brookes is taking shape. Tea Lab is an informal and occasional gathering of people at Brookes who are interested in contemporary learning and teaching practice, and moving it forward....

T-Lab

Welcome to the launch of T-Lab: Teaching and Learning at Brookes. [What? The name has changed? Yes, an Internet search shows TeaLab is a big media marketing and PR company who works for the...