Members are invited to view the 'Creativity Skills MOOC' for coursework Masters students if it might be advocated for use in level 9 programs. More information here.
The Council of Australian Directors of Academic Development (CADAD) is the peak professional body of Directors who have responsibility for academic development within their university. It seeks to enhance its members' capacity to be key strategic advisers in academic development.
Strategic Plan 2014-2016 [PDF]
CADAD conference: 20:20 Vision: Challenges for Academic Development in the next five years,23 & 24 October 2014, University of Sydney -
Overheads and other information are on the CADAD Community Page.
Sara Booth (UTas) is seeking further comments and feedback on the proposed Peer Review of Assessment Network Framework. Final recommendations will be made in a report to the OLT next month. For a summary of the Forum held on 12 November, and other information click here.
Members are invited to register or nominate a delegate to a National Summit on Distributed Leadership to be held on 1 December at RMIT University. The National Summit will focus on how to use Benchmarks for Distributed Leadership to demonstrate impact, particularly given the new Impact focus of OLT projects. More information here.
The National Peer Review of Assessment Network Project has issued a briefing note summarising the wide participation in its recent workshops and feedback from them. More information here. As well, registration is open for the PRA Forum on 12 November in Melbourne. Registration is through Karen@hes.edu.au
The Higher Education Standards Panel has issued communique 13. It features the funding of the Higher Education Standards Panel Research Fellow, Em Prof Christine Ewan, and contributions which HE can make to the project. More information here. Prof Ewan is running a workshop at CADAD's conference in Sydney 23-24 October.