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.

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VIT&L Event: The Scholarship Hour and Gasta Marathon (Recurring Daily)

Virtual

Running daily from 12:30-13:30 as a webinar, the Scholarship Hour will provide an opportunity to share teaching and learning scholarship, enhancement innovations, findings and insights, and prompt further conversations among those who teach and learn. For full schedule details visit https://www.teachingandlearning.ie/vital/programme/

VIT&L Event: Ministerial Launch of Next Steps Report and Findings

Virtual

As the project lead, the National Forum is delighted to announce that Simon Harris TD, the Minister for Further & Higher Education, Research, Innovation & Science will officially launch the report and findings from the national sectoral partnership project- Next Steps for Teaching and Learning: Moving Forward Together. The overarching aim of the ‘Next Steps’ project […]

Recurring

VIT&L Event: The Scholarship Hour and Gasta Marathon (Recurring Daily)

Virtual

Running daily from 12:30-13:30 as a webinar, the Scholarship Hour will provide an opportunity to share teaching and learning scholarship, enhancement innovations, findings and insights, and prompt further conversations among those who teach and learn. For full schedule details visit https://www.teachingandlearning.ie/vital/programme/

Recurring

VIT&L Event: The Scholarship Hour and Gasta Marathon (Recurring Daily)

Virtual

Running daily from 12:30-13:30 as a webinar, the Scholarship Hour will provide an opportunity to share teaching and learning scholarship, enhancement innovations, findings and insights, and prompt further conversations among those who teach and learn. For full schedule details visit https://www.teachingandlearning.ie/vital/programme/

The Impact of Unconscious Bias – a Workshop for Students

Virtual

The workshop would be very beneficial for apprentices and students who go on work placement or indeed all student groups as it is such an important topic for them to be aware of.   It is open to any student groups across the CUA/St. Angela’s College. The workshop will also be recorded should any lecturers wish […]

Recurring

VIT&L Event: The Scholarship Hour and Gasta Marathon (Recurring Daily)

Virtual

Running daily from 12:30-13:30 as a webinar, the Scholarship Hour will provide an opportunity to share teaching and learning scholarship, enhancement innovations, findings and insights, and prompt further conversations among those who teach and learn. For full schedule details visit https://www.teachingandlearning.ie/vital/programme/

Recognising past present & future challenges & opportunities of blended Teaching & Learning

Virtual

This in-person and online hybrid session will provide an opportunity for us all to reflect on the challenges and opportunities we have/continue to face during a global pandemic in relation to Teaching & Learning. ’We are in the midst of a technological era that is entirely disruptive. The pace at which technology, society and world […]

Transform EDU Week Event 1 – Developing a Transformative Education Framework for Higher Education

Virtual

Transform-EDU aims to place transformative learning centre-stage in higher education. The project has focused on innovative approaches to learning where elements of structured programmes, co and extra-curricular events are purposefully integrated to create the rich learning environments that are required to foster transformative learning. We present a framework that recognises that, whilst learning outcomes are […]

Transform EDU Week Event 2 – Education for Citizenship and Community Engagement

Virtual

Our key note presentation will focus on the role of Higher Education in developing society though engagement with civic society (third sector). A key function of Technological Universities is to serve the community and public interest by (i) developing strong social and cultural links with the community in the region in which its campuses are […]

Transform EDU Week Event 3 – Mental Wellbeing and Emotional Skills Development for the Workplace

Virtual

Mental health and emotional intelligence are integral to graduate employability and career success. In this webinar, we highlight the importance of social and emotional competencies and showcase Transform EDU’s co-curricular approaches to their development in a series of workshops for final year students. The tailored workshops in Socio-Emotional Skills for Work (SES4Work) aimed at fostering […]

Transform EDU Week Event 4: Contract Cheating – Valuing Teaching, Learning and Education

Virtual

Contract cheating represents a challenge to the academic integrity of the educational system. Although one single solution to contract cheating does not exist, the importance of an educative approach is recognised to ensure that students benefit from the learning opportunities offered to them. This lead presentation for the Transform-EDU Project held during Valuing Ireland’s Teaching […]

Transform EDU Week Event 5: Developing Sustainability Literate Graduates – Adapting the UN Sulitest to Classroom and Aligning the Curriculum to the SDGs

Virtual

Universities have been mandated under SDG 4.7.1 to develop sustainability literature graduates. By sustainability literacy, we refer to the knowledge, skills, and mindsets that help compel an individual to become deeply committed to building a sustainable future (Décamps, 2017). In this webinar we explore the transformative nature of education for sustainability and underpinning reflective pedagogy. […]