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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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The supernova story and research-based education

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Dr Steve Fossey research-based education supernova discovery

Dr Steve Fossey reveals what he learned about research-based education from the supernova discovery

Teaching-based promotions - a SLMS event on 9 July

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promotion event 9 july

Hear from UCL colleagues who have been promoted based on their teaching practice 

The issue of teaching-based promotion comes under the microscope at this SLMS event on Wednesday 9 July.

Introducing EduMedia – video producer Dr Mike Howarth’s new teaching resource workshop

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Mike Howarth EduMedia workshop

“We have the technology, but what can we do with it?” asks Dr Mike Howarth. Find out at his 24 July workshop

A look into the future of teaching and learning

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horizon report future learning technology

The latest set of Horizon Report predictions inspired a group of UCL technophiles to discuss what’s around the corner

5 useful (but underused) online teaching tools, as selected by E-Learning Environments

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Top 5 online teaching tools for you to try

A quick roundup of five lesser-known web tools available to all staff at UCL

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From Tumblr to Scribus – A digital art project makes the most of free web technology

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stand in for a solid digital art project

Dr Cadence Kinsey, UCL History of Art, brought two sets of students together to produce a piece of web-based art using free online tools

Help improve the Portal and you could win £100 of John Lewis vouchers

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John Lewis vouchers competition portal redevelopment survey

The Teaching and Learning Portal – UCL’s one-stop shop for information about teaching – is soon to be redeveloped.

As it happened: The Provost's Teaching Awards 2014

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Provost's Teaching Awards

Colleagues, friends and family gathered at the Child Institute of Health on 9 June to congratulate winners of the 2014 Provost's Teaching Awards and UCLU Student Choice Teaching Awards. 

10 tips and tricks for completing your UCL Arena application

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Mat Jenner Arena application tips

Senior Fellowship applicant Matt Jenner, E-Learning Environments, offers his advice for writing a UCL Arena Fellowship application

Q&A with Anne Welsh

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Anne Welsh teaching Q&A

Anne Welsh, UCL Library and Information Studies, explains why iMovie is her most invaluable teaching tool and predicts what the future holds for higher education teaching

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