Flipped Learning

SALT’s latest CPD offering is centred around the Flipped Classroom approach.  Flipped Classroom, Flipping the Classroom and Flipped Learning are all terms used to describe the concept, and each term is interchangeable. “The flipped classroom describes a reversal of traditional teaching where students gain first exposure to new material outside…

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Xerte Online Toolkits

What? Rapidly create quality interactive learning resources or get learners creating for each other. Use Xerte objects online or export and use offline where connectivity is limited. Put together different page types for different pedagogical purposes – eg presenting information, exploring alternative viewpoints, and assessing understanding or providing open ended…

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Getting Dirty with Xerte

Having returned from leave to be greeted with “You have the most popular session of the month”, suffice to say I was rather nervous! However, after 7 months of blood, sweat and tears, Xerte is finally up and running here in Swansea.  The purpose of today’s session was to explain…

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Pebble+

Pebble+ is an e-portfolio but it is also so much more than an e-portfolio ! It is a Personal Learning System being used in learning contexts as diverse as schools, colleges, universities and professional bodies; by learners, teachers and assessors; for Personal Development Planning (PDP), Continuing Professional Development (CPD) and…

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Blackboard

For Upgrade and Rollover information, please click here Blackboard (branded as MyStudies) is the University’s virtual learning environment, that can be used from anywhere, at any time of the day or night. Blackboard is widely used as a way to get resources for your subject or module, to your students.…

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