Shirley Alexander

English language development and moral responsibility

Ahead of the upcoming Town Hall, ’Improving students’ English language capability’, Shirley Alexander (DVC Education and Students) looks at the challenges we face in ensuring all students have a level of English language to help them thrive at uni.

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Town Hall meeting 13 September: Improving students’ English language capability

All staff are invited to the second of this year’s teaching and learning Town Hall meetings. This month’s topic is improving students’ English language capability.

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What is the evidence-base for learning.futures?

UTS is undergoing a significant redevelopment of its campus, spending $1.3B to provide a campus for the future of higher education. Much of the design of the campus has been underpinned by a view of the future of learning and teaching known as the learning.futures strategy (previously known as Learning2014). Some academics have adopted learning.futures enthusiastically, some have used these practices for years, while others ask me for the evidence base.

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Just landed: the new learning.futures Academic Hub

We’re excited to announce the opening of the new learning.futures Academic Hub!

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