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December 10, 2020 • 1 minute read
By: Saskia Watts

As 2020 comes to an end, we want to recognize your continued hard work and adaptability in responding to the dramatic changes in education.

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Saying goodbye to 2020: Teach Online Toolkit 'Refresher'

December, 10, 2020 . 1 minute read

As 2020 comes to an end, we want to recognise your continued hard work and adaptability in responding to the dramatic changes in education.

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The dos and don'ts of giving feedback: Teach Online Toolkit 'Refresher'

December, 3, 2020 . 2 minute read

Meaningful feedback is key to learning, but can be difficult to deliver in a remote environment, with research showing that the type of feedback, and the way it is given, have...

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3 social media tricks to improve student engagement: Teach Online Toolkit 'Refresher'

November, 26, 2020 . 4 minute read

It can be challenging to keep your students’ attention now the bulk of their learning is online, but looking to social media techniques can provide inspiration.

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Change one thing – set an activity in your online lecture: Teach Online Toolkit 'Refresher'

November, 19, 2020 . 3 minute read

Find out how to boost engagement levels and motivate your students by incorporating activities into your next live lecture.

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Change one thing – how to enhance your video lectures: Teach Online Toolkit 'Refresher'

November, 5, 2020 . 2 minute read

Getting to grips with what may be a new way of teaching for you, can be overwhelming. When planning your video lectures, live or pre-recorded, it can be helpful to try one new...

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Asynchronous learning – engaging your students anytime, anywhere: Teach Online Toolkit 'Refresher'

October, 29, 2020 . 3 minute read

It's tough to keep students motivated and engaged when they can't get together. So its not surprising that asynchronous activities, which have been the mainstay of online-only...

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Change one thing – navigating within your eTextbook: Teach Online Toolkit 'Refresher'

October, 22, 2020 . 4 minute read

Using new tech can be stressful, whether it's getting used to a new mobile phone or incorporating online tools into your teaching. One key tip is to be prepared by getting...

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Getting your students started: Teach Online Toolkit 'Refresher'

October, 15, 2020 . 2 minute read

Whilst the period of emergency online teaching is over, the reality of the new normal is still sinking in for a lot of people – from lecturers and librarians, to parents and...

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The importance of feedback: Teach Online Toolkit Week 11

June, 25, 2020 . 7 minute read

With teaching semesters coming to an end, we are closing this section of the Teach Online Toolkit out by looking at feedback. Becky Hartnup looks at why is it so important for...

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Creating interactive modules: Tips from Liz Smith: Teach Online Toolkit Week 10

June, 18, 2020 . 2 minute read

Last weeks’ Teach Online Toolkit session summarised an extremely informative webinar with Aurelie Soulier titled Blended learning design: all the gear, no idea? . Now you...

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Blended learning design: All the gear, no idea? (Webinar write up): Teach Online Toolkit Week 9

June, 11, 2020 . 5 minute read

Were you unable to attend the Blended learning design, all the gear, no idea? webinar moderated by Becky Hartnup, and hosted by Aurélie Soulier? The main points have been...

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Preparing for next semester: Tips from lecturers at Oxford Brookes: Teach Online Toolkit Week 8

June, 4, 2020 . 5 minute read

For many, the first semester since having to rapidly transition to a digital campus is coming to a close. Hurdles have been overcome, improvements have been made, and most...

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