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Academic Development Information Session     show
An opportunity for academic professional staff (traditional academic, teaching, research and knowledge exchange staff) to come along to meet with a member of the Academic Development team in order to benefit from support in understanding the development opportunities available.

Target Audience: Staff seeking to engage with academic development programmes


Engaging Students in Online Learning: Collaboration     show
The aim of the workshop is to support participants to enhance the learning experience of their students, by exploring how structured collaborative learning activities can be used to engage students in the online learning environment.

Target Audience: Teaching & Professional Services staff with a relevant role and interest


HEA Fellowship Network     show
This network is to support staff in working toward HEA fellowships (Associate Fellowship, Fellowship, Senior Fellowship).

Target Audience: All staff involved in delivering or supporting learning and teaching.


Hybrid Teaching     show
This session will communicate key information to teaching staff on Hybrid Teaching at Strathclyde according to the Hybrid Teaching and Learning Guidance.

Target Audience: Any staff involved in learning and teaching


Introduction to H5P Interactive Content     show
H5P tools are used for creating engaging interactive content in online classes. This session will provide participants with an overview of the suite of tools, and will demonstrate how to add an H5P activity to a MyPlace class.

Target Audience: Teaching and Administrative Staff


Introduction to Social Media for Academics Workshop     show
A half day session (3 hours) that will lay a foundation for academics using twitter professionally

Target Audience: Research, teaching or academic support staff who would like to start using Twitter to build an academic network


Online - Getting Started with Myplace     show
This session is aimed at staff who would like to learn how to use MyPlace. It provides practical experience in using the most common functions of MyPlace, and the basic skills required in setting up and managing a class.

Target Audience: Staff


Planning Blended Learning     show
This session will provide guidance on planning for Blended Learning and highlight what support is available to teaching staff.

Target Audience: Teaching and Administrative Staff


SPIRAL -Personal Effectiveness Series: Effecting Positive Engagements     show
This workshop will offer tools and techniques to present yourself in a confident and assertive manner. It will help you get your message across and influence others in an effective and positive way whilst still maintaining your authenticity.

Target Audience: Academic, research, KE & teaching staff


STEP - Peer Instruction: an introductory workshop     show
The session will include some theoretical background, but will focus on the “how-to” of Peer Instruction, with practical strategies, software tools, and potential pitfalls. Participants will have an opportunity to create their own resources during the session.

Target Audience: Staff involved in delivering undergraduate teaching in the form of lectures.


STEP - Teaching with Zoom     show
A short 90 minute tutorial to introduce participants to running interactive teaching sessions with the Zoom application

Target Audience: Teaching Staff


STEP - Anti-Racist Higher Education - session 1     show
This course will provide practical ways to the Strathclyde staff members in tackling racism on campus.

Target Audience: Strathclyde staff including academics, teaching staff, researchers and staff on knowledge exchange contracts


STEP - Anti-Racist Higher Education - session 2     show
This course will provide practical ways to the Strathclyde staff members in tackling racism on campus.

Target Audience: Strathclyde staff including academics, teaching staff, researchers and staff on knowledge exchange contracts


STEP - Anti-Racist Higher Education - session 3     show
This course will provide practical ways to the Strathclyde staff members in tackling racism on campus.

Target Audience: Strathclyde staff including academics, teaching staff, researchers and staff on knowledge exchange contracts


STEP - Anti-Racist Higher Education - session 4     show
This course will provide practical ways to the Strathclyde staff members in tackling racism on campus.

Target Audience: Strathclyde staff including academics, teaching staff, researchers and staff on knowledge exchange contracts


STEP - Climate Fresk Workshop Programme     show
Climate Fresk - Become a Strathclyde Climate Education Leader in just a few hours with no prior knowledge of climate change required!

Target Audience: All staff


STEP - Designing courses with BOLD     show
This set of TWO half-day workshops will enable colleagues to experience the BOLD design methodology and apply it to the design/re-design of modules and programmes. The workshops will introduce the BOLD framework to participants through a set of developmental activities

Target Audience: Any staff involved in teaching and learning at Strathclyde


STEP - Developing MCQs     show
Multiple choice questions (MCQs) can be an excellent tool for assessment, whether formative or summative. In this self-directed module, explore how to avoid common mistakes in designing MCQs and techniques for using MCQs to evaluate higher order thinking skills such as judgement.

Target Audience: Staff involved in learning and teaching


STEP - ESD, Me and a Cup of Tea - with Eirini Gallou (CFSD)     show
ESD, Me and a Cup of Tea is an informal lunchtime monthly meet up where Strathclyde staff share their experience of embedding Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) into their teaching and curriculum

Target Audience: Staff


STEP - HEA Fellowship Information Session     show
This workshop will introduce you to the Strathclyde Recognition Pathways, discuss the requirements for recognition, assist you in selecting the most appropriate Descriptor category to work toward.

Target Audience: Academic,Teaching APS Staff


STEP - Helping Your Students Make the Most of Feedback     show
Feedback is any information, process or activity which accelerates student learning. To be effective, however, feedback must be picked up, read, and acted upon by students. In this workshop, you will learn how to develop your students’ feedback literacy.

Target Audience: Any staff who are responsible for communicating feedback to students


STEP - How to use Myplace - Reflective learning Activities     show
This session will allow staff to explore tools, methods and principles of supporting reflective learning activities online

Target Audience: Staff involved in teaching


STEP - How to... use Myplace Peer Review     show
This session will allow staff to explore the MOODLE/Myplace activity ‘Workshop: Assignment’ used for peer review.

Target Audience: Teaching Staff


STEP - Introductory Social Media for Academics     show
Supporting academics to build a social media brand not only enhances their research and international network but is also an important aspect for recruitment and rankings.

Target Audience: All staff interested in using social media within university settings


STEP - Myplace Groups & Groupings     show
This session will provide staff with an understanding of how Groups and Groupings work in Myplace, which can be the key to administering many classes.

Target Audience: All staff engaged in teaching


STEP - Online - MyPlace Gradebook Training     show
This session is aimed at staff who wish to work with the MyPlace Gradebook, or are involved in setting up and administering assessments on MyPlace. It offers learners practical experience of using the main functions of the Gradebook and setting up each of the three Gradebook types.

Target Audience: Teaching and Administrative Staff


STEP - Pedagogy Reading Group     show
The pedagogy reading group meets to discuss articles / books on pedagogy. The aim of the group is to support participants' knowledge and understanding of varying pedagogies and how they may apply to teaching.

Target Audience: All staff with an interest in pedagogy


STEP - Quick 1 hour STEP session on ASSIGNMENT     show
This short lunchtime session will teach you the basics about the Myplace assignment activity, which provides a space into which students can submit work for teachers to grade and give feedback on.

Target Audience: Teaching Staff


STEP - Self-marketing through increased self-awareness & confidence:2     show
Part 2; This session, ‘Experiencing the Peer Nudge’ is the second of a series of 3 sessions designed to facilitate the development of confidence in, and ability to, self-market/ self-promote in a way which is experienced as authentic and affirming.

Target Audience: Staff in Leadership in Learning and Teaching and Senior Fellows Networks


STEP - Self-marketing through increased self-awareness & confidence; 3     show
This in-person session, ‘Experiencing the Peer Nudge’ is the last of a series of 3 sessions designed to facilitate the development of confidence in, and ability to, self-market/ self-promote in a way which is experienced as authentic and affirming.

Target Audience: Staff in Leadership in Learning and Teaching and Senior Fellows Networks


STEP - Setting Up a Basic Forum     show
This Zoom Taught course introduces participants to the pedagogical considerations of setting up a meaningful discussion forum. It will also provide a student perspective of using such and supervised practical experience in setting-up and configuring this flexible active learning tool.

Target Audience: Teaching and Admin Staff


STEP - Setting up Basic Quizzes     show
This course will introduce participants to the main pedagogical uses of quizzes and the key principles of good question design.

Target Audience: Teaching and Admin Staff


STEP - Success on Screen     show
This course equips participants with the technical know-how they need to make brief and effective videos; camera use, lighting & sound, composition and preparing & rehearsing content. It also enables them to develop a flexible, professional communication style & confidence.

Target Audience: Academics looking to get information and ideas across to a range of audiences through recorded video.


STEP (back) Onto Campus     show
The first session is face to face, second session is on Zoom and the third session is back to face to face. We will review best practice for classroom interaction and engagement with students as well as teaching methods.

Target Audience: Staff involved in learning and teaching


STEP- Selecting, Configuring and Administering Assessments in MyPlace     show
This session is aimed at staff who are involved in the planning, setting up and administrating of assessments on MyPlace. It explains the different types of assessment, provides practical exercises in set-up and administration, and offers guidance on replicating exam conditions.

Target Audience: Teaching and Administrative Staff


STEP- Studio in Your Pocket- Creating quality video for your teaching     show
This session aims to provide you with the knowledge and skills to improve your confidence in using video as part of your teaching.

Target Audience: Teaching Staff


Teaching and Learning Online (TALON)     show
The aim of the course is to allow participants to develop an understanding of online pedagogies and the practical methodologies which support class development. At the same time, participants will get to experience the class as an online student.

Target Audience: Teaching & Professional Services staff with a relevant role and interest