News

Details of the new 2013 National Project Fund (NPF) round are now available. See… http://akoaotearoa.ac.nz/national-project-fund Key dates: 11 July 2013                        NPF workshops begin, formal review process opens 9 August 2013                    Final date for submitting draft proposals for feedback 30 August 2013                 Expressions of Interest close 30 September 2013           Shortlisted applicants invited to submit full proposal 15 November 2013            Full proposals close 13 December 2013            Successful applicants notified National Workshops A national series of workshops on developing applications 
11 July –...Read more

Add a comment

A recent special issue of the Journal of the Internet in Higher Education contains a number of articles that may be of interest to staff on the topic of blended learning. Articles explore issues ranging from institutional frameworks for blended...Read more

Add a comment

The International Council for Open and Distance Education (ICDE) has launched a news service under the headline Leadership for Change – Open Education and Research. Massey is an institutional member of ICDE and staff can subscribe to the...Read more

Add a comment

The Commonwealth of Learning has recently published a new online book entitled, “Perspectives on Open and Distance Learning: Open Educational Resources – Innovation, Research and Practice“. This book is one in a series of...Read more

Add a comment

The National Centre for Teaching and Learning has negotiated an arrangement so Massey University staff can enrol at no cost to their budget centre in professional development workshops offered by Ako Aotearoa. These workshops have proved to be very...Read more

Add a comment

We are pleased to announce the following recipients of the 2013 Vice-Chancellor’s Teaching Excellence Awards: –        Dr Jing Chi – College of Business –        Dr Thom Conroy – College of Humanities and Social...Read more

Add a comment

The Ministry of Education recently released this report giving an overview of the research literature relating to approaches adopted by tertiary sector organisations when planning or implementing e-learning. The key findings of this annotated...Read more

Massey staff may be interested in this Guide to Open Educational Resources (OERs) recently published in the United Kingdom. The Guides explains what is meant by OERs, how to find them, and approaches to using, reusing and repurposing such freely...Read more

Congratulations goes to Dr Mandia Mentis and Associate Professor Tracy Riley for being invited to present a keynote address and follow up workshop at the forthcoming Australian Moodle Moot conference. They were selected for the outstanding work that...Read more

Congratulations to Dr Suzanne Phibbs, Dr Christina Severinsen and Dr Matt Walton for their work in producing a Good Practice Guide in using e-learning (Stream and related e-tools) to support inquiry-based learning in 250.331 Health of Communities...Read more