Category: News

SEDA conference

The autumn conference for the Staff and Educational Development Association (SEDA) was held in the middle of November at the NCTL Learning and Conference Centre in Nottingham. I was running a workshop session with...

OCSLD Annual Review 2013/14

Following a the comprehensive review of our portfolio review in 2011/12, we are now reviewing and refreshing our offer annually. In a sector that is increasingly competitive, we recognise the need to drive forward...

Good news for September

Here is the news that I shared with the VC and other heads of department at today’s news sharing meeting. The previous meeting was back in June so there were some items from a...

Internationalising the Curriculum for All Students

Oxford Brookes is once again offering this popular fully online course from 6 Oct to 7 Nov this year. You will have the opportunity to work with colleagues from tertiary institutions, in different countries,...

New Principal Lecturers Student Experience

George Roberts Since joining OCSLD in 2006 George has been project director for six successive projects, managing over £3 million of funds for the JISC and the Higher Education Academy, developed a productive consultancy...

TeaLab report

James Genn and George Roberts TeaLab Aims TeaLab has two main aims: To bring people together to discuss the future of teaching and learning in higher education organisations, and to unite staff from across...

Good news for June

Here’s the latest instalment of good news from OCSLD reported to today’s VCs lunch. We’ve been out and about at conferences: George Roberts gave a keynote at the SOLSTICE Conference at Edgehill University on 5...

TeaLab & LTF: Online Open Course Environment

Have you ever wanted to know just how to design an online course? Wondered at what their potential is? Want to know how you could use the Brookes Open Online Courses Environment? Want to...

Tenth Anniversary Issue of BeJLT — now online

This year, we are celebrating two anniversaries – Brookes’ 150 years as an institution and BeJLT’s more modest 10 years – and we are marking both events in this special edition of BeJLT by...