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Strategic Plan 2014-2016 [PDF]

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Contract Cheating seminar
by Helene Mountford (CADAD Secretariat) - Tuesday, 21 February 2017, 04:27 PM
 

The University of South Australia is inviting members to a Contract Cheating and Assessment Design Symposium in Adelaide on 13 April. The OLT-funded project will present the results of the first Australia-wide survey of staff and students on this issue.  More information and registration by 20 March here.

 
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2017 Horizon Report
by Helene Mountford (CADAD Secretariat) - Thursday, 16 February 2017, 09:37 AM
 

The New Media Consortium and Educause Learning Initiative have released the NMC Horizon Report-2017 Higher Education Edition.  According to the publishers, six key trends, significant challenges and important developments in educational technology are placed into the context of their likely impact on HE institutions. It is free to download here.

 
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Smart Casual project complete
by Helene Mountford (CADAD Secretariat) - Tuesday, 14 February 2017, 12:53 PM
 

All Smart Casual modules are now available here. At the November CADAD conference Prof Mark Israel presented on these professional development modules for sessional staff.

 
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Flinders seeking PVCs
by Helene Mountford (CADAD Secretariat) - Wednesday, 8 February 2017, 09:37 AM
 

Flinders University, Adleaide, is recruiting for two PVC positions - a PVC (Learning and Teaching Innovation)  to lead the Centre for Innovation in Learning and Teaching, and a PVC (Student Life).   The deadline is 27 February. Details here.

 
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CSU vacancy
by Helene Mountford (CADAD Secretariat) - Thursday, 19 January 2017, 09:50 AM
 

CSU has a vacancy for a Learning Spaces Educational Lead (Lecturer level B) which is a new position. The deadline in 8 February.  More information here.

 
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L&T specialist
by hmountford CADAD Secretariat - Monday, 12 December 2016, 01:56 PM
 

Bond University is searching for a technology focused Learning & Teaching specialist to assist and support academic staff to provide superior learning experiences to students. Deadline is 21 December. More information here

 
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Alverno College visitors
by Helene Mountford (CADAD Secretariat) - Tuesday, 22 November 2016, 09:58 AM
 

Sandy Graham and Patricia Jensen from Alverno College, Milwaukee, will be visiting Australia for HERDSA 2017.  They are available for workshops, particularly on assessments, at individual universities. More information here

 
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CADAD issue of JUTLP
by Helene Mountford (CADAD Secretariat) - Tuesday, 8 November 2016, 03:40 PM
 

The special CADAD issue of the Journal of University Teaching & Learning Practice (JUTLP) has been published and is available at:

http://ro.uow.edu.au/jutlp/vol13/iss4/

 
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The Conversation published Carbone speech
by Helene Mountford (CADAD Secretariat) - Wednesday, 19 October 2016, 03:22 PM
 

A keynote address A/P Angela Carbone  (Monash) gave at the Evidence-based Teaching conference 2016 in Melbourne has been published in The Conversation.

 

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President:
Professor Kevin Ashford-Rowe
kevin.ashford-rowe@acu.edu.au

Secretariat:
Hélène Mountford
+61 2 9850 7580
secretariat@cadad.edu.au

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