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ILETS explores concepts for teaching and research

ILETS explores concepts for teaching and research

ILETS members attended the annual away-day on Friday 27th September, at Grand Central Hotel, Glasgow. Chaired by Academic Lead, Professor Vic Lally, the group explored various concepts related to interdisciplinary learning within the context of learning, education, technology and society. The beginning of this academic year sees significant potential to maintain productive output from the […]

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The Role of the “Inter-Life” Virtual World as a Creative Technology to Support Student Transition into Higher Education

The Role of the “Inter-Life” Virtual World as a Creative Technology to Support Student Transition into Higher Education

The Role of the “Inter-Life” Virtual World as a Creative Technology to Support Student Transition into Higher Education Alison M. Devlin, Vic Lally, Brian Canavan, Jane Magill Interdisciplinary Science Education, Technologies and Learning Research Group, School of Education, College of Social Sciences, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK Email: Alison.Devlin@Glasgow.ac.uk Received June 13 th, 2013; revised […]

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ILETS Member Presents at Boston College iED Conference

ILETS Member Presents at Boston College iED Conference

Immersive Education (iED) Summits are official Immersive Education Initiative conferences organised specifically for educators, researchers, administrators and business leaders. iED Summits consist of presentations, panel discussions, break-out sessions, demos and workshops that provide attendees with an in-depth overview of immersive learning platforms, technologies and  cutting-edge research from around the world.  iED Summits  feature  new and emerging […]

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European Conference on Educational Research 2013

European Conference on Educational Research 2013

ECER 2013 – Creativity and Innovation in Educational Research Istanbul September 2013 Professor Vic Lally (ILETS Chairperson) and Dr Maddy Sclater of the Glasgow School of Art presented a paper entitled Alternative Spaces to Support Intercultural Learning: A Visual Arts-based Approach.  The paper contains more findings from the ESRC/EPSRC funded ‘InterLife’ Project (see Research) that was based in […]

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ILETS Member Commended via the Higher Education Academy Partnership Awards

ILETS Member Commended via the Higher Education Academy Partnership Awards

University of Glasgow – Enhancing the student experience through career-long professional learning (the Glasgow University Student Teacher Network) This year’s Higher Education Academy (HEA) annual conference, Powerful partnerships: defining the learning experience, explored how partnerships within higher education affect the student experience and educational outcomes. Partnerships may arise in many forms and might include interactions […]

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International Conference Invite: University of Music and Performing Arts Leipzig

International Conference Invite: University of Music and Performing Arts Leipzig

Moira Summers, ILETS BEd Music Programme Leader, has been invited to take part in the prestigious International Music Conference at the University of Music and Performing Arts in Leipzig in 2014.  The Conference will highlight National and International aspects of music education through comparing Secondary music lessons from a variety of European countries. The intended outcome will include […]

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ILETS at The School of Education

ILETS at The School of Education

ILETS is a research and teaching group within the University of Glasgow School of Education. We bring together academics, policy-makers and practitioners to work on existing and new projects within the fields of interdisciplinary learning, education, technology and society. We identify and connect innovation, creativity and opportunity to explore learning and teaching pedagogy for the […]

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