Blackboard Summer Upgrade

This year the VLE Summer upgrade will take place over two days starting on Tuesday the 11th of July and completing on Wednesday the 12th of July. The University of York are upgrading to the latest 2016 version Q4 release of

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Staff Introduction: Marie Allen, Learning Enhancement and Support Assistant at HYMS

Dear all, I would like to take this opportunity to introduce myself to the CLL team. My name is Marie Allen and my job title at HYMS is Learning Enhancement and Support Assistant , in the Learning Enhancement and Support Team.

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Jisc Digifest 17 conference

On the 14th March Daniel and I both headed down to the Birmingham’s International Convention Centre on the 14th March for the first day Jisc’s annual two day Digifest conference. Given this event is free to attend for employees of

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TEL Lunches

In the New Year, the Learning Enhancement and Support Team will be delivering another series of ‘TEL Lunches’ on the technologies available at HYMS to enhance Teaching, Learning and Assessment. This series includes an Assessment and Marking workshop delivered at

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Managing iPads on a larger scale

Our first venture into handing out devices to students has been quite a learning curve for us and has thrown up a number of challenges along the way. For example how do we configure, manage and push out apps and

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Piloting the provision of iPads as a learning resource

In September HYMS welcomed the first cohort for the new MSc in Physician Associate Studies. To support the delivery of this new programme, HYMS are piloting the provision of iPads as learning resources. A large proportion of the teaching and learning activities in the

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Blackboard Summer Upgrade

This year the VLE Summer upgrade will take place over two days starting on Tuesday the 12th of July and completing on Wednesday the 13th of July. The University of York are upgrading to the latest 2015 version Q4 release

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TurningPoint Cloud Guides

The Learning Enhancement and Support Team have produced two guides, one for staff and one for students on how to use TurningPoint Cloud, the school’s student response system. TurningPoint Cloud turns students’ mobile devices into interactive response tools. By authoring questions

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TEL Lunches

Throughout Spring, the Learning Enhancement and Support Team will be delivering a series of lunchtime workshops titled ‘TEL Lunches’. Starting in April, join us at lunchtime to explore some of the tools and technologies available at HYMS to enhance Teaching,

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Solving Problems with Technology Enhanced Learning

Yesterday the Learning Enhancement and Support Team delivered a workshop titled ‘Solving Problems with Technology Enhanced Learning’ to a number of clinicians and GPs at Scunthorpe General Hospital. The aim of the session was to provide an overview of how

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