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February 2016

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Archive Event : #disruptivebytes: Intercultural Learning through Online Collaborations

24th February 2016 @ 12:00 pm — 13:00pm

Please join us on the Grass for Disruptive Bytes with Teresa Mackinnon and Katherine Wimpenny discussing intercultural learning through online collaboration. Disruptive Bytes is still an hour long session, but packed with more flavour to spice up your lunchtime; we are seeking to bring you more shorter talks for you to get a good taste..

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Archive Event : #disruptivebytes: Games in Learning

15th February 2016 @ 11:30 am — 12:30pm

Join us, as part of the Game Changers programme, in the lab on or Blab to hear about Mark McGuire, Maha Abdelmoneim’s, Andrzej Marczewski and Maha Bali‘s experiences with games in education. We are also hoping that Maha Bali will be joining in the fun as well. CLICK HERE TO GO STRAIGHT TO THE BLAB..

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Archive Event : Disruptive Demos: Top Hat!

10th February 2016 @ 10:30 am — 12:00pm

Wednesday, February 10th (10:30am-noon) Tuesday, February 16th (10:30am-noon) Both sessions will take place in the “Teaching” room at the DMLL (Library, 3rd floor) If you have a mobile device- please bring it! (mobile phone, smartphone, iPad or Android tablet, laptop, or other internet-capable device). There will also be a limited number of iPads on hand…

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Blog : Beaconing Kicks off at the DMLL!

3rd February 2016
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On 19-20th January, the Disruptive Media Learning Lab (DMLL), Coventry University hosted the BEACONING project kick off meeting. Twenty-six attendees representing fifteen partners from nine different countries came together for the first time to define a shared vision for the project over the next three years. BEACONING stands for ‘Breaking Educational Barriers with Contextualised, Pervasive..

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Project : OpenMed

3rd February 2016
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Overview OpenMed is an international project funded under the EU Erasmus + Capacity Building in Higher Education (HE) programme. The overarching goal of OpenMed is to facilitate the adoption of Open Educational Resources (OER) and Open Educational Practices (OEP) in the South Mediterranean region (S-M), with a particular focus on HE in Egypt, Jordan, Morocco..

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Blog : Reblog: Integrating Open Badges into OTL’s ‘Guide to Campus’ Project

2nd February 2016

The Office of Teaching & Learning is a newly formed department focused on the engagement and experience of Coventry University students. DMLL is currently working with the OTL’s Project Officer, Esmé Spurling, who is leading a new project called ‘Guide to Campus’. The project will connect prospective and current first year undergraduate/postgraduate Chinese students to Coventry..

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The Team / Sarah Merry


Research Assistant My background is in information science, with a focus on the impact of the Internet and mobile technologies on society. Working at the DMLL gives me the opportunity to expand these interests into exploring the ways that technology is impacting the ways we learn and teach. My hobbies include science fiction, real ale,..

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