Mon, 25 April 2016
How do we move to a data-led culture in UK research and education? In this podcast, hear about the second in a series of reports due to emerge from our horizon scanning project.
Direct download: MH_HORIZONSCAN_PODCAST.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:09am UTC
Wed, 20 April 2016
The University of Stirling has recently upgraded its internet connectivity, taking an additional connection to the Janet network and becoming a Janet Point of Presence. This has increased the university’s capabilities and resilience, supporting its business strategy and improving teaching, learning and research.
Kathy McCabe, university librarian and director of information services, tells us about what they’ve done and how they’re benefitting.
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Direct download: University_of_Stirling_upgrades_its_network_connection.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:11pm UTC
Fri, 8 April 2016
World Autism Awareness Week ran from 2 – 8 April this year. With one in every 100 people on the autism spectrum, and even the word ‘autism’ meaning different things to different people, it’s an issue educators must concern themselves with. Julia Taylor, Jisc subject specialist (accessibility and inclusion), shares ten tips for supporting autistic learners more effectively.
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Direct download: Support_your_autistic_learners_more_effectively.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:58am UTC