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'Frame yourself': an illustration by Mike Howarth

A selection of tips to help create professional-looking, powerful videos that complement face-to-face teaching.

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Formal recognition for HE teaching is available through the UCL Arena scheme. 

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Student Object-based Research – a UCL Arena event on 12 June

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Object based learning arena session research

Museum objects can be used in teaching in a variety of ways. This UCL Arena Exchange seminar promises to help participants learn how objects can enhance subject knowledge and support research-based education.

What Will You be Using in Five Years’ Time? A UCL Arena and E-Learning event on 9 June

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Horizon Report 2014 summits Horizons event future teaching technology

Get a glimpse into the future of learning technology at the final Summits & Horizons event of the academic year.

The Bartlett to stage MOOCs conference on 1 July

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MOOCs elearning conference Bartlett

UCL staff and students are invited to reserve their places at the 2014 Bartlett Future Pedagogy Conference.

The topic at this year’s event is MOOCs, E-learning and Beyond: Exploring the Future of Virtual Built Environment Teaching.

“Leaders in education must receive the same rewards as leaders in research”

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Dilly Fung CALT Director UCL Arena Connected Curriculum

CALT Director Dr Dilly Fung shares her views on the promotion debate, good teaching and what it will take to push education forward at UCL

Watch highlights of the UCL Teaching and Learning Conference 2014

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President and Provost Michael Arthur UCL Teaching Learning Conference speech

Speeches given at the UCL Teaching and Learning Conference 2014 are now available to watch online.

The Centre for the Advancement of Learning and Teaching, which organised the April conference, has collected footage of several key presentations on its website.

5 things you need to create educational podcasts

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podcasting tips ucl teaching learning georgia pantelli

From podcasting equipment to platforms, PhD student Georgia Panteli shares her advice on creating effective audio

Your invitation to the UCL Academy Summer Reception at UCL on 3 June

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UCL Academy summer 2014 reception and networking

Vice-Provost (Education) Professor Anthony Smith invites UCL staff to meet people from UCL Academy and celebrate the institutions’ relationship

Personal Tutoring - Why I was wrong and what I'm doing to improve. A UCL Arena Exchange seminar on 22 May

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UCL Arena Teaching Learning Conference 2014

Dr Simon Banks, UCL Chemistry, will use this UCL Arena Exchange seminar to discuss the problems he has identified in the system of personal tutoring and present his solutions.

UCL Provost's Teaching Awards - winners announced

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Provost michael arthur teaching awards 2014

The winners of the eighth annual Provost’s Teaching Awards and the second UCLU Student Choice Teaching Awards have been announced.

Using audit to improve teaching and learning – a UCL Arena session on 20 May

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UCL Arena Teaching Learning Conference 2014

Students are given feedback in the expectation that they will use it, but how do we know whether our feedback is effective?

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