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About sheilmcn

Assistant Director, JISC CETIS (

Design Bash 2011

On 30 September, CETIS are once again running a Design Bash at the University of Oxford. As in previous years this event will be very hands on allowing people to share their learning designs, tools and systems and to explore potential collaborations. Once again, we’ll be using Cloudworks to share resources and activity on the … Read more

Transforming curriculum delivery through technology: New JISC guide and radio show launched

A new JISC guide ” Transforming curriculum delivery through technology: Stories of challenge, benefit and change” has been launched today. “a mini-guide to the outcomes of the JISC Transforming Curriculum Delivery Through Technology programme, summarises the headline benefits of technology in curriculum delivery made evident by the work of the 15 projects in the programme … Read more

From challenge to change: how technology can transform curriculum delivery

**NB this post has been amended from a post on my CETIS blog** A recording of the online presentation “From challenge to change: how technology can transform curriculum delivery” by Lisa Gray (JISC Progamme Manager), Marianne Sheppard (Researcher/Analyst, JISC infoNet and project co-ordinator for the Support and Synthesis project) and myself is now available online. … Read more

Joint Making Assessment Count and CETIS meeting, 2 February

Earlier this week the Making Assessment Count project and CETIS ran a joint meeting focused on Assessment and Feedback. The meeting explored a number of innovative uses of technology to enhance feedback on assessment including electronic and automated feedback, alternatives to the traditional form of written feedback, the student perspective on feedback. Of course examples … Read more