Invitation to participate in workshop led by Emeritus Prof Geoff Scott

The University of Tasmania is delighted to invite you to participate in a workshop led by Emeritus Professor Geoff Scott to discuss current developments in assuring quality and achievement standards in Australian higher education and successful approaches to leadership in this area. He holds an Office for Learning and Teaching National Senior Teaching Fellowship entitled: …

Office for Learning and Teaching Awards Workshops

Dear Colleagues The Office for Learning and Teaching (OLT) is working with the Promoting Excellence Networks in organising a series of Award workshops in most capital cities in February and March 2015, to provide more information on the Australian Awards for University Teaching and other OLT programmes. We warmly welcome and encourage all ICOs, potential …

OLT – National Senior Teaching Fellowship Activity – “Having the Hard Conversations”

A NATIONAL SENIOR TEACHING FELLOWSHIP ACTIVITY OFFICE FOR LEARNING AND TEACHING (OLT) Title: HAVING THE HARD CONVERSATIONS Good practice in working with resistance to Indigenous health and cultural safety Date: Tuesday 21st – Wednesday 22nd April, 2015 Venue: Health Sciences Lecture Theatre Complex, Flinders University, Adelaide, SA, Australia Format: Day One – Public Symposium Day …

Resources from the workshop: Creative forms of teaching evidence

The slides from our keynote speaker Professor Denise Chalmers, University of Western Australia are available below: Education Teaching Quality - Australian Criteria and Standards for University Teaching Kate Coleman, Deakin University spoke about ePortfolio's, here is the link to the online portfolio site she created for the workshop. The slides from the VTAS presentation by Joy Whitton, Monash University and …

Reminder – National Summit on Benchmarking Distributed Leadership – Registrations Close 21 November 2014

NATIONAL SUMMIT ON BENCHMARKING DISTRIBUTED LEADERSHIP Are you wondering how to demonstrate IMPACT in your OLT project grant applications? Does  your grant application include a process that engages many people in its implementation? If so, you may be interested in the National Summit on Distributed Leadership in which the issue or how to demonstrate impact …

STEM Ecosystem Industry Breakfast – RMIT

The STEM Ecosystem Project at RMIT University is building cross-disciplinary leadership in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education. A core objective is to connect STEM academic staff with industry leaders creating networks, fostering best practice and cross fertilisation of knowledge. The project is supported by the Federal Office of Learning and Teaching (OLT). We …

357 days until ISSOTL 2015!

The 12th annual conference of the International Society for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning will take place from 27-30 October 2015 in Melbourne, Australia. The conference will be co-hosted by Monash University and RMIT University and held at RMIT University, located in the central business district of Melbourne. At this major international conference, you …

Invitation to Participate in a National Summit on Distributed Leadership: Benchmarking Distributed Leadership to Demonstrate Impact Dear Colleague You were recently invited to register or nominate a delegate to a National Summit on DISTRIBUTED LEADERSHIP which will be held on Monday 1 December at RMIT University. Based on requests from colleagues to explore the potential for the Benchmarks for Distributed Leadership …