Flip the lecture? We flipped the presentation

Flipping the presentation: reflective practice, pedagogy, and technology

E-Assessment inspiration

Need some E-Assessment inspiration? Here are six e-assessment projects we are working on and keen to share…

Turnitin word count accuracy

How does the Turnitin word count work?
Is it accurate?
Can submissions be downloaded for selective word-counting?

Turnitin Feedback Studio

At Royal Holloway, University of London we switched to Turnitin Feedback Studio (TFS) and the Moodle V2 direct plug-in last week.  Approximately 50% of our submissions are marked using GradeMark, but the issues we had […]

The Future of Learning: an interview transcript

I was recently interviewed for a piece in Royal Holloway’s Alumni magazine Higher. Here’s a transcript of my responses.

Never mind the Bol****s; here’s the Atto text editor

Alternative title: “Why doesn’t it let me use all the fonts, colours, and sizes any more?” The developers at Moodle HQ have taken the lead in the design and presentation of accessible, web and mobile-friendly […]

Interactive Lecturing Tool – Clickers

The PowerPoint presentation has, at long last, completely replaced the overhead projector in the role of communicating text and images to a large group of students in support of a lecture. PowerPoint allows us to […]

Blended Learning Essentials MOOC

Week 1 Activity – comment on video The message was loud and clear for me; the use of digital technology affords greater freedom and flexibility for both teachers and students.  This is exemplified by the  […]