Category: News

Looking for a PCTHE tutor

OCSLD are once again offering a secondment opportunity for a member of Brookes staff to join the course team of the Postgraduate Certificate in Teaching and Learning in Higher Education and Associate Teachers Course. The...

Call for members of BeJLT Editorial Board

The Brookes eJournal of Learning and Teaching (BeJLT) has a small number of vacancies on its Editorial Board. BeJLT aims to promote, enhance and disseminate research, good practice, development and innovation in all aspects...

Free eBooks from OCSLD for your Kindle or iPad

OCSLD are pleased to announced our first series of eBooks are now available from our online shop. Downloadable in mobi format (for Kindle) and ePub (for devices including iPads and iPhones) these eBooks are...

ILM Level 5 Certificate in Coaching and Mentoring

The Certificate in Coaching and Mentoring accredited by the Institute of Leadership and Management (ILM) at Level 5 is designed and delivered by the Oxford Centre for Staff and Learning Development within the University....

MOOCs, OOCs, OOPs

On Friday a group of us from OCSLD ran a session with the university’s Minerva, Learning Technologists, and Associate Teachers groups, to talk about MOOCs (massive open online courses). You can see our slides...

Starting the annual review process

Annual reviews seem to come earlier and earlier each year. We are barely into 2013 and I find myself discussing each Faculty’s Annual Review document at the Academic Enhancement and Standards Committee meeting, and...

MOOCs and (online) learning design

Yesterday I had the privilege to hear Daphne Koller speak at the Said business School, University of Oxford.  Daphne is one of the co-founders of Coursera.  This talk comes hot on the heels of...

Funded PhD Studentship

The School of Education, Oxford Brookes University is looking for strong candidates to apply for one, three year, full-time Ph.D. studentship. For the successful candidate the home/EU fee will be paid by the Faculty...

Supporting e-learning innovation

Way back in March I had the pleasure of being interviewed by Fiona Concannon (NUI Galway) about e-learning innovation. It was one of those conversations where I felt sure at the start that I...