Events

As part of the DigitalEd development initiatives for the ATU, a monthly webinar and workshop series is coordinated by the ATU Teaching and Learning Centre (Galway-Mayo). Check out upcoming events below.

Ally: Making content more accessible

Virtual

Learn how Ally can help make the files you put on Moodle more accessible. Ally creates up to 7 alternative formats for your files and all you need to do is upload the file to Moodle; 1) Electronic Braille 2) Audio 3) BeeLine Reader 4) Translated version 5) Tagged PDF 6) ePub 7) Semantic HTML.

Free

Launch of Leading Virtual Teams – Field Notes from a CEO by Dr Maren Deepwell

Virtual

What is it like to manage a virtual team and to lead an organisation from home? How can you not only meet budget targets and KPIs but balance business needs with employee happiness and wellbeing? Leading Virtual Teams explores current practice in succeeding in a virtual workplace and questions what the future of hybrid working […]

Free

Grades on Moodle

Virtual

Discover how to setup how students can check their grades on Moodle which are specific to them and accurate according to how your module marks are split up.

Free

Alternative Grading Methods on Moodle

Virtual

Discover how you can setup a Rubric or Marking guide on Moodle with the Assignment activity. These grading methods help you to assign marks quicker while at the same time give students feedback in the process of doing so.

Free

Running a Teams Webinar

Virtual

Learn how to schedule a public webinar, register attendees, run an interactive presentation, and analyse attendee data for effective follow-up.

Free

Better Options 2022

Virtual

Ideal for adults returning to education or for students with disabilities considering their post leaving cert educational options, parents and guidance counsellors.

Free

Leadership and Organisation for Teaching and Learning at European Universities: LOTUS project webinar

Virtual

This webinar will share key findings from the final project publication, addressing leadership in teaching, as well as key messages on topics of common interest for enhancing learning and teaching. Such topics include diverse learners’ needs, teaching staff development, cooperation between institutions and digitalisation. Participation is free of charge and the event is open to […]

Free

ATU Masterclass: Exploring Education for Sustainability Assessment Opportunities

Virtual

Transformational education for sustainability calls for a shift away from just focusing on the acquisition of knowledge and skills to an a more holistic emphasis on values, attitudes, and behaviours. This requires constructively aligned teaching, learning and assessment activities designed to meet key education for sustainability competencies and learning outcomes. Teaching and assessment practices can […]

Free