Resources from The ESCalate-JISC HE in FE Conference: Inspiration for Practice

Description Resources from the ESCalate event The ESCalate-JISC HE in FE Conference: Inspiration for Practice, 26 May 2010.

This conference was designed for HE practitioners working in an FE environment, and examined the challenges and opportunities of that situation, as well as offering some ideas for excellent practice.

Morning Keynote

Partnerships for Widening Participation: Reflections on policy and practice - John Storan, University of East London

Parallel Sessions

  • A1 Dual identities: Enhancing the in-service teacher trainee experience in the lifelong learning sector - Kevin Orr and Robin Simmons, University of Huddersfield
  • B1 Working towards effective practice in a digital age - Sarah Knight and Ros Smith, JISC and GPI Solutions
  • C1 Emerging technologies and Augmented Reality - Steve Rose, University of Exeter
  • D1 The e-portfolio: Mapping, tracking and tagging evidence of progress - Simon Webster, University of Plymouth
  • E1 Employer engagement at Warwickshire College - Tom Evershed, Warwickshire College

Afternoon Keynote

In their own words: supporting HE practitioners in further education settings - Diane Thurston, Newcastle College

Parallel Sessions

  • A2 Looking from the outside in: Lecturers experiences of the expansion in HE provision in FE colleges - Rebecca Turner, University of Plymouth
  • B2 Blackpool Elluminations: the use of Elluminate in blended learning - Ian Mills and Kathy Seddon, Blackpool and the Fylde College
  • D2 Quality Assurance process for Higher Education within a College of Further Education in Northern Ireland - Catherine O’Mullan and Suzanne Kennedy, Northern Regional College
  • E2 Technology for Initial Teacher Training: A One Stop Shop! - Christine Davies and Malcolm Bodley, JISC and RSC Eastern

Final Plenary

Facilitated by Chris Morecroft, Worcester College of Technology

  • John Storan delivering the keynote speech
  • Delegates listening to the keynote
  • John Storan
  • Sarah Knight and Ros Smith
  • Delegates
  • Simon Webster
  • Steve Rose
  • Kevin Orr and Robin Simmons
  • Tom Evershed
  • Delegates
  • Discussions during lunch
  • The ESCalate - JISC team
  • Genna from ESCalate
  • Diane Thurston delivering the second keynote speech
  • Diane Thurston
  • Delegates listening to the second keynote
  • Catherine O'Mullan and Suzanne Kennedy
  • Becky Turner
  • Delegates
  • Delegates
  • Ian Mills and Kathy Seddon
  • Christine Davies
  • Malcolm Bodley
  • Delegates
  • Delegates
  • Chris Morecroft facilitating the plenary session
  • Delegates in the plenary session
  • Chris Morecroft