Jisc RSC Eastern e-Learning forum 14th March 2014 Eastern update


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Jisc RSC Eastern e-Learning forum 14th March 2014 Eastern update

  1. 1. Catherine Bone, Malcolm Bodley & Ryan Bradshaw Jisc Regional Support Centre RSC Eastern update
  2. 2. Joint e-Learning Forum 10:15 Welcome, Introduction & News update , RSC Eastern 10:35 e-Learning Forum LinkedIn Group , Charlie Williams 10:45 ‘Around the region’ 11:30 Refreshment break 11:45 Augmented Reality: Future or Fad? UCS 12:30 Lunch 13:15 iPad implementation to enhance learning & teaching, Christian Turton, 13:45 Using digital pens/tablet for data capture in WBL, Alex Wood 14:15 Managing mobile devices at WSC, resources available 14:20 Mobile & BYOD Activity, led by Malcolm 14:45 Suggestions for future forums 15:00 Close UCS 14th March 2014 RSC Eastern Update September 2013 2
  3. 3. What’s happening in the Region? »Forums »Events »News »Resources RSC Eastern Update September 2013 3
  4. 4. Regional F2F Events & Forums »Technology, Innovation and Success - A conference for ACL andWBL providers. 28th March »VLE Forum. 28th March »Digital Literacies -What does it mean to you? 30th April »Technical Managers Forum 14th May »Learning Resources Managers Forum 20th June »Jisc RSC Eastern e-Fair, Suffolk 4th July RSC Eastern Update September 2013 4 http://bit.ly/rsce-events
  5. 5. National Events F2F & Online Visit our National UK Site for National Events: http://www.jiscrsc.ac.uk/ RSC Eastern Update September 2013 5
  6. 6. National Events Publicity & Scheduling I have created a publicity schedule and process, which means events are currently publicised as follows before the closing date: »News story & Flyer – 8 weeks »First email to lists – 6 weeks »Reminder email/carousel slide – 2 weeks »Tweets, social media – 2 weeks to closing I would like to know if this schedule and process works, whether it’s too much, or if you have any ideas or feedback? RSC Eastern Update September 2013 6
  7. 7. Latest News I have taken over the editorship of the RSC UK blog. Over the past month we have published a series of 10 posts around Safer Internet Day, receiving more than 1700 views. If you require any ILT hints and tips, resources or case studies you should be able to find them here. RSC Eastern Update October 2013 7 RSC UK Blog jiscrsc.jiscinvolve.org/wp/
  8. 8. Latest case study Epping Forest College have introduced NUMU, a collaborative platform for music, to a group of their learners.This has benefited them enormously, as the platform has given the course more vocational relevance. Students have learnt how to promote themselves and their musical product online, work collaboratively, and review each others’ work constructively.The learners are now more engaged, enthused and challenged through using NUMU. RSC Eastern Update October 2013 8 Making it in the music industry bit.ly/efcnumu
  9. 9. Latest News In the latest of his short videos, RSC Eastern Technical Advisor, Thomas Rochford, examines theTesco Hudl tablet, demonstrating how the device works with different web browsers, Moodle, Office 365, and Sharepoint. RSC Eastern Update October 2013 9 Thomas’sTech Review bit.ly/thomastechhudl
  10. 10. Latest Resources This package includes a short reference guide for universities, colleges and learning providers to ensure risks are recognised and managed appropriately, and essential top tips to help institutions manage the use of social media effectively. RSC Eastern Update October 2013 10 Social Media Guidance from Jisc Legal bit.ly/jisclegalsocialmedia
  11. 11. Latest Resources This excellent website offers a range of fun, interactive resources to provide clear advice on the essentials for enjoying a safe experience online. For students, staff and everyday use. RSC Eastern Update October 2013 11 Cyber Streetwise www.cyberstreetwise.com
  12. 12. Latest Resources Tablet rocket allows you to enter the details of various tablet devices to compare specs, reviews and usability. TopTen Reviews gives side by side comparisons, reviewing hardware, display, communication and help and support RSC Eastern Update October 2013 12 Tablet guides and comparisons http://tablets- review.toptenreviews.com/ tabletrocket.com/
  13. 13. e-Learning Forum LinkedIn Group RSC Eastern Update September 2013 13
  14. 14. Around the region Member updates and discussion RSC Eastern Update October 2013 14 »New developments »Innovative practice »Challenges
  15. 15. Thank you! RSC Eastern Update October 2013 15 Subscribe to the latest news, events and resources with e-Bytes. bit.ly/ebytessubscribe