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will I strike on International Women’s Day?

Will I be on strike for International Women’s Day?  Well yes, I’ll have to if the UCU action carries on as planned. But I have some questions.  The UCU strikes are on chosen days. How and why were these chosen?  We don’t strike on Friday, but we do on Thursday.  International Women’s Day is not, …

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strike that

Sometimes, people look to me for advice and wisdom. My advice today, to anyone who works in a role similar to mine is:  try to avoid being in an institution-wide consultation about an opt-out lecture recording policy at  a time of national industrial action.   We are consulting on a draft new policy at Edinburgh. …

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Shifting place and pace: New futures for online learning

Some of the links from my presentation at the University of Derby Online Learning Summit on Tuesday. Follow me @honeybhighton The book of online learning at University of Edinburgh Near Future Teaching at University of Edinburgh Manifesto for Online Teaching at University of Edinburgh An ‘Edinburgh Model for Online Teaching’ at University of Edinburgh When …

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dealing with relationship breakdowns

This is the session I’ll be presenting at ALT Conference next month.  It’ll be filmed and streamed apparently. edit: Recording here https://altc.alt.ac.uk/2018/sessions/next-expect-locusts-dealing-with-relationship-breakdowns-18-47/ What happens when things go wrong? How resilient is the relationship between edtech and educators when we are tested by strikes, snow and sedition? How do we best learn from critical incidents? Can …

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