engagement

The First Year Experience forum is back!

With the first First Year Experience forum of 2018 coming up, now’s a great time to take a look back on the last FYE forum from November 2017 (that feels so long ago!).

Are weekly interactive quizzes the answer?

One question we ask ourselves before the start of each teaching session is, “how do we get our students to do the weekly readings and tutorial preparation activities?” I too, have been asking myself this question for years, and I think there might be a solution.

WCAG 2.0AA: Where Can Accessibility Go 2… Oh, Actually Awesome!

This thing called WCAG 2.0 AA, what exactly is that?

Comfort in the environment: accessibility and mental health

How do we talk about access requirements for mental health, and why is this important?

A digital experience: why industry excursions encourage authentic learning

A key challenge I face in the classroom is how to communicate to students that what they are learning has real world industry applications. Sometimes showing them can be far more beneficial than telling them.