OCSLD

Mission

To support the University’s mission through the provision of high quality internal and external staff and educational development, and to undertake research and publish in those areas.

Recent blog entries

Bookmarks for October 31st through November 12th

Here’s what the OCSLD team have been bookmarking recently: OCSLD supports InStePP Project, student partnerships to develop digital literacies (YouTube video) OCSLD is providing support to InStePP with partnership models, student development pathways and...

Bookmarks for October 25th through October 26th

Here’s what the OCSLD team have been bookmarking recently: How Do We Know What We Know? | Testing How Do We Know What We Know? | Testing My Internet AHA! Moment Lovely story about...

Bookmarks for October 22nd through October 24th

Here’s what the OCSLD team have been bookmarking recently: Open Access Week :: Athabasca University Open Access Week :: Athabasca University Twitter Boosts College Grades and Class Engagement [STUDY] Twitter Boosts College Grades and...

Bookmarks for October 4th through October 18th

Here’s what the OCSLD team have been bookmarking recently: Moodle Plugins Directory: Progress Bar Block plugin that shows students how much of the course they've still to do. The Rise of MOOCs ~ Stephen’s...

Bookmarks for October 1st through October 2nd

Here’s what the OCSLD team have been bookmarking recently: California Takes a Big Step Forward: Free, Digital, Open-Source Textbooks – Megan Garber – The Atlantic California Takes a Big Step Forward: Free, Digital, Open-Source...

Bookmarks for September 26th through September 27th

Here’s what the OCSLD team have been bookmarking recently: The Crisis in Higher Education – Technology Review Online versions of college courses are attracting hundreds of thousands of students, millions of dollars in funding,...

Bookmarks for September 17th through September 26th

Here’s what the OCSLD team have been bookmarking recently: Preparing students for global citizenship OCSLD online course. Registration closes 3 October 2012 Peer Enhancement of Teaching, Assessment and Learning (PETAL) Peer Enhancement of Teaching,...

Preparing students for global citizenship

Internationalising the curriculum for all students In order to support the development of the graduate attributes, OCSLD is running a short online course on global citizenship. This course will be of use to you...

Student success in college: whose responsibility?

Following up on Academically Adrift, I’m still reading US literature… Student Success in College: Creating conditions that matter by George Kuh, Jillian Kenzie, John Schuh, Elizabeth Whitt and associates. Published in 2010 by Jossey...