Wednesday, 3 February 2016

37th Meeting - ‘Measuring and evidencing excellence in the mainstream’

Heads of E-Learning Forum (HeLF) 37th Meeting
23rd February 2016  

Overall theme for 2015-16: ‘Balancing innovation and the mainstream: managing expectations’

‘Measuring and evidencing excellence
in the mainstream’
  
10:00 – 10:30
Arrival and registration
10:30 – 10:40
Welcome and Introduction to the dayLindsey Martin, Chair of HeLF, Edgehill University
10:40 – 10:50
Welcome and update on developments from University of LeedsProfessor Neil Morris
10:50 – 11:15
An overview of developments in the HE sector (Green Paper,TEF, QAA, etc)
Gwen van der Velden, University of Bath
11:15 – 11:45
Introduction to HEDG and Q&A discussion on the changing nature of innovation in the changing HE landscapeSpeaker: Mandy Asghar
11:45 – 12:15
Discussion – External forces and the impact on innovation
12:15 – 12:30
HeLF business
12:30 – 13:15
Lunch
13:15 – 13:30
Update and trends from the ‘What’s in your Toolbox?’ Xavier Birche, University of Roehampton
13:30 – 14:00
‘Lightning strikes’: short presentation(s) on recognising, measuring and evidencing excellence in the use of digital technologies?
  • The use of Mahara for CPD framework and student engagement Phil Vincent, York St John University
  • Institutional module surveys at Ulster - A strategic approach to measuring student satisfaction - Andrew Jaffrey University of Ulster
14:00 – 15:00
CONFIRMED: Turnitin response to HeLF survey and sector concernsMarc Daubach, Corporate VP of International, Turnitin andWill Murray, Senior Vice President, International Sales and Product Management
15:00 – 15:25
Debrief on Turnitin issues (HeLF members only)
15:25 – 15:30
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