Archive by category ILETS

ITELEAD Project Suceava, Romania 2014

ITELEAD Project Suceava, Romania 2014

Innovative and Technology Enhanced Learning in European Adult Education ILETS members recently attended the fourth partnership meeting of the EU Grundtvig project meeting in Suceava, Romania 6th – 8th May, 2014. This Grundtvig Learning Partnership includes partners from Bulgaria (AVO Bell), Croatia (WYG savjetovanje), Romania (Association of Consultants in Development of Communities – ACDC) and UK/Scotland […]

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Critical assessment of social media tools

Critical assessment of social media tools

Changing the Learning Landscape – Realities of social media in learning and teaching: Making effective, safe, efficient and appropriate use of social media ILETS member Lee Dunn was recently invited to present at  a national HEA event this coming April. You can book your place here: http://www.heacademy.ac.uk/events/detail/2014/24_April_SocialMedia_CLL Social media turns the traditional static web into […]

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Social Media 2013 Best Paper Award

Social Media 2013 Best Paper Award

ILETS member, Lee Dunn was invited to present a paper to Social Media 2013 and 18th International Conference on Education Technology in August, 2013. The conference saw over 400 delegates, presenters and participants from 22 countries, with some stepping on Hong Kong soil and others drifting in via cyberspace. A rich range of quality keynote […]

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ILETS Research and Teaching Group Website Launch

ILETS Research and Teaching Group Website Launch

Interdisciplinary Learning, Education, Technologies and Society We are really excited to bring this online resource to you, and we hope that you find it useful. We are an interdisciplinary group of researchers and teachers interested in exploring the connections between learning, education, technologies and society. We are part of the University of Glasgow College of […]

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ESRC/EPSRC Technology Enhanced Learning (TEL)

ESRC/EPSRC Technology Enhanced Learning (TEL)

Members of the ILETS team (Vic Lally, Maddy Sclater. Jane Magill, Alison Devlin) worked extensively with TEL as part of the Teaching and Learning Research Programme. There are five programme themes that articulate the overarching findings from the TEL Programme’s eight projects. Artificial Intelligence in Education (AIED) led by Rose Luckin under the Personalisation theme. Digital Inclusion led by Jane Seale under […]

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Adult Learning and Technology: Sofia Bulgaria

Adult Learning and Technology: Sofia Bulgaria

The Grundtvig programme is part of the European Union’s Lifelong Learning Programme. It supports individuals and organisations involved in non-vocational adult education to participate in European training activities and projects. ILETS Members and associates from The University of Glasgow recently visited Sofia – Bulgaria in an exchange of innovation and ideas with partners from Bulgaria, Croatia and […]

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Listening to Young People’s Virtual Voices

Listening to Young People’s Virtual Voices

Conference Issue: Creativity and Democracy October 2013 Volume 32, Issue 3 Pages 272–373   This is an Open Access paper. Sclater, M. and Lally, V. (2013), Virtual Voices: Exploring Creative Practices to Support Life Skills Development among Young People Working in a Virtual World Community. International Journal of Art & Design Education, 32: 331–344. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1476-8070.2013.12024.x

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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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Social Media Week & Internet of Things

Social Media Week & Internet of Things

Social Media Week 2013 “Social Media Week is a leading media platform and worldwide event with local presence and global reach across five continents, including Europe, North America, South America, Africa and Asia. Because of the shift we’re experiencing and the changes happening in our lives, society, culture and business, our mission is to capture, […]

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