Events

The online Learning Pathways are supported by a series of DigitalEd Webinars and Workshops, that commenced in Spring 2020.

The monthly webinar and workshop series is coordinated by the GMIT Teaching and Learning Office. Check out upcoming events below.

Practical and Pedagogical Approaches to Online and Blended Learning Design with Dr Orna Farrell, DCU

Virtual

Working within DCU’s National Institute for Digital Learning. Orna's research interests include online pedagogy, online student success and engagement, eportfolio and open educational practice. She has a growing publication record in her fields of interest, including a range of book chapters, journal articles, invited presentations and conference papers. She has published in high ranking journals […]

Free

Design a better 2022 – enhancing digital productivity and wellbeing for early career academics

Virtual

Learning Objectives: Engage in purposeful and critical reflection on everyday digital working practices as they relate to professional development and wellbeing; Participate in interdisciplinary peer dialogue and cultivate a professional network that seeks to enhance digital wellbeing in the context of academic teaching and learning; Identify key innovations in digital technologies to enhance learning, teaching […]

Free

GMIT Christmas Teaching & Learning Showcase

Virtual

Dr Edd Pitt, University of Kent, will join us to deliver a keynote address on Creating Opportunities within the Curriculum followed by teaching & learning showcases from the GMIT President's Teaching Excellence Award & graduates from the Certificate in Teaching & Learning. Additional showcases include a report from the GMIT SURE Network, the new online […]

Free

Remote Labs Virtual Symposium 2021

Virtual

Calling all STEM educators! We are looking to build a global community to support the delivery of Remote and Online Labs in STEM Education. The aim is to share resources, ideas, and techniques, while engaging in constructive discussions with like-minded individuals. Remote Labs Virtual Symposium 2021 - Schedule

Free

To Explore Authentic and Appropriate Built Environment CPD Educational Practice

Virtual

The seminar aims to explore authentic and appropriate teaching, learning and assessment practice for Continuous Professional Development (CPD) in the Built Environment. It will focus on best practice in higher education and open discussions on CPD requirements and their development. The seminar aims to get discussions going on what people require from CPDs and to […]

Free

What the H5P!? Hands On Workshop

Virtual

It may sound like something scary but H5P is actually a quick and easy way to develop interactive activities and learning resources to use online with Moodle and also for face-to-face teaching. It’s a completely free and open technology, a great tool for all experience levels and it’s ready and waiting for you to use. […]

Free

Ally – Accessible Content Is Better Content

Virtual

Blackboard Ally helps institutions build a more inclusive learning environment and improve the student experience by helping them take clear control of course content with usability, accessibility and quality in mind. Ally helps to provide alternative formats for all learners which will help to improve the overall student experience with alternative formats that provide students […]

Free