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Faculty Partnership Program (Macquarie University, Australia)

Smart Move! International Award for the Faculty Partnership Program

Macquarie’s Faculty Partnership Program (FPP) is now an award winner, having been honoured at the inaugural ‘Smart Learning Best Practice Forum’ at Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University in Dubai. Designed as an exchange of best practice and “smart” ideas in education, the Forum included participants from institutions world-wide.

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Trialing an in-class polling tool for student participation (Part 1)

Chris, Dan and Diedre
Chris, Dan and Deidre

Dan Daugaard is a Fellow in the Applied Finance Centre at Macquarie University. He’s not afraid of trying something new to help his students engage and understand the complex information that they grapple with in lectures.

I had the good fortune of working with Deidre Seeto (Educational Developer) and Dan in the first half of this year, on a Faculty Partnership Project that aimed to facilitate greater student participation and engagement in the postgraduate unit ECFS865 Investments.

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