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Learning & Teaching Leaders Conference 2018

Learning & Teaching Leaders Conference 2018

Deans and Associate Deans Learning & Teaching, and other Faculty learning and teaching leaders will be invited to attend this year’s ACDS Learning & Teaching Leaders Conference to be held at the University of Adelaide on Thursday 19 July and Friday 20 July 2018. The theme this year is: ‘Future Learning, Future Teaching’ and the […]

ASCILITE 2017!

The ASCILITE 2017 conference conference will be held at the University of Southern Queensland in Toowoomba from 4 – 6 December 2017. The 2017 ASCILITE conference offers a unique opportunity for practitioners and researchers from diverse contexts and fields to come together to critically discuss, imaginatively explore and passionately debate all things educational technology and […]

ACSME 2017 it’s a wrap!

Professor Jordan Nash opens ACSME 2017

ACSME 2017 was opened by the Monash Dean of Science, Professor Jordan Nash, who reminded the 190 participants from 43 institutions and organisations that we have the most inspiring subject matter to work with: ‘teaching how the world works’. The key note speaker Karen Burke da Silva then presented her own learning inspirations and career […]

BEAN17, the annual Biosciences Education Forum

The Biosciences Education Australia Network (BEAN) is holding its annual meeting in Canberra on Dec 11-12 at the Shine Dome. By popular demand, we’ll have another the forum dinner at the Monster Kitchen and Bar, which is now rated as one of the top places to eat in Australia! Registration is now open on Eventbrite: […]

The facts on student retention

Student retention is a hot topic for universities and faculties, particularly since the Australian Government has made retention a priority for all Australian Universities with government funding partially dependent on attrition rates from 2018. Retention is measured by the proportion of students who come back for the next year of study in their course. Attrition […]

2017 ACDS Teaching & Learning Conference papers

Deans and Associate Deans Learning & Teaching, and other Faculty learning and teaching leaders came together at Monash University in Melbourne’s CBD on 17 and 18 July 2017.  Many thanks to all the presenters, the participants, and in particular the conference organisers: Tina Overton, Chris Thompson and Cristina Varsavsky, for an inspiring and thought provoking meeting. Opening […]