Learning and Teaching Matters

Archive for March 2009

This is a report on the first session of Learning and Teaching Week 2009, organised by Hugh Davis (University Director of Education for E-Learning) – 11.00-12.30 Monday 23 March in B27/3007. It focused on the issues raised by the current movement towards open (freely shared) educational resources, especially in relation to EdShare, the University’s new learning resource repository. Read the rest of this entry »


Education in the University of Tomorrow

March 23 – 27  

Learning and Teaching Week starts next week and is a fully packed week of events.  Please see the LATEU web site for detailed information.  The Keynote for this week is Professor Mike Neary from Lincoln University who will be presenting: Learning Landscapes; Building a Contemporary University.

The University island in Second Life has now been launched and is available for everyone to access. Anyone is welcome to have a look around and if they would like a guided tour, then please contact Fiona Grindey. The address of the island is: http://slurl.com/secondlife/University%20of%20Southampton/151/54/26

There is space available for Schools to use within the island.  Fiona Grindey is the coordinator for educational activity on the island and can be contacted as above.   There are several projects running in Second Life all the details will soon be on the LATEU web site.