Did you register for the Teaching Induction Program (TIP) this year? Did you teach this year for the first time?
This session is designed as a debrief and feedback session for new teaching staff. You don’t have to have registered in or completed TIP – although we are certainly interested in your feedback on this program if you did participate in it.
Continue reading TIP – Beginning to Teach Wrap Up Session
Are you one of these people who finds themselves saying at a dinner party “At least there is a lot of autonomy in what I do…” when you talk about your teaching??
Think again. Research suggests that working in isolation might actually be harmful for your job satisfaction and well-being, especially if you are an ‘early career’ academic.
Continue reading A toxic effect of ‘flying solo’ for teaching staff
How do you convince an undergrad student to take up extra research over the summer break? No mean feat if you ask me. The sun is out, the days are long and warm and there are social events on every night of the week.
Continue reading Students who shine, and other tales on Undergraduate Research
Associate professor Craig O’Neill is not your average lecturer; and teaching ‘Drone Mounted Geophysics’ not your average subject. I sat down with Craig to find out where the industry is headed and how to run a class of students flying drones.
Continue reading Flying High – How to Drone in the Classroom
Calling all Teche readers. On behalf of the Learning and Innovation Hub and the Teche Editorial Team, we would like to introduce to you all….(drumroll please)….. The 2016 Teche Awards!
We are asking you, the Teche community to pick the winners, it’s your vote (for the People’s Choice awards, that is).
The Teche blog has had 191 posts in the last year, a whopping 7233 views during August and an outstanding 585 views on the 25th August. For that, we would like to reward your efforts!
The winners will be announced at the Vice Chancellor’s Learning and Teaching Awards on Monday, October 24th.
The categories are:
The Post with the Most Impact
The Learning and Teaching People’s Choice
The Overall People’s Choice
So dear reader, cast your vote here!
Voting closes on the 24th September.