Ask Me About SoLT, October 2016
The Scholarship of Learning and Teaching has lots of news including information about the Faculty Excellence in Teaching Awards, the 2017 WA Learning & Teaching Forum, HERDSA resources and a free professional learning event.
Faculty Excellence in Teaching Awards
The deadline for the Faculty Excellence in Teaching Awards has been extended to Friday 4 November 2016.
WA Learning & Teaching Forum, 2017
The deadline for abstracts is Wednesday 16 November 2016
Hosted by Curtin University in 2017, the WA Teaching and Learning Forum is a space where educators come together to disseminate knowledge and expertise around teaching and learning in higher education. Please see the forum website for more details.
Dates: 2 to 3 February 2017.
Venue: Building 410, Curtin.
Featuring the Higher Education Research Development Society Australasia (HERDSA)
HERDSA is the leading body for higher education research in Australasia with a range of resources and programs to support staff in researching and leading learning and teaching.
These resources include:
- The HERDSA 2017 Conference, which will be in Sydney from 27 June to 30 June 2017. The theme for the conference is Curriculum Renewal.
- The HERDSA Fellowship Program.
- The HERDSA Guides.
This free professional learning event is your opportunity to hear learning and teaching presentations from WA academics from the 2016 HERDSA National Conference, which was held in Fremantle in July.
Date: Wednesday 9 November 2016.
Time: 1:00pm to 4:00pm.
Venue: Curtin, Building 105, rooms 107 and 102 (Robertson Library lower level, next to Curtin Learning and Teaching).
Program: The original abstract can be accessed here.
Please RSVP by Thursday 3 November to Ratna Selvaratnam.