Macquarie’s annual celebration of pedagogy and scholarship, Learning and Teaching Week was held from 16-20 September 2013. As presenters are encouraged each year to publish their work as a way of sharing practice and furthering research in this area, an eBook option was offered as a new publishing platform to those who presented papers, symposia, roundtables and workshops. Continue reading Innovation and PACE shine in Learning and Teaching Week 2013 eBook→
Following a two year OLT funded project on sessional staff (BLASST.edu.au) including a national summit with participants from 40 higher education institutions, key presentations and research papers were developed into a special edition of a journal. I believe that this is the first such special edition of a journal devoted to a focus on quality learning and teaching with sessional staff. If you have ever wondered about:
who and how many sessional staff teach in our universities – read the article by May et al,
what innovations have been trialled overseas and with what effect – read Bryson’s or Sutherland and Gilbert’s contribution,
what innovations have been developed in Australia – five articles cover this.
Volume 10, Issue 3 (2013) Setting the standard: Quality Learning and Teaching with Sessional Staff