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March 2017

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Blog : The Game Changers Team on Tour

23rd March 2017
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For the last four days, the Game Changers team have been on tour to CU Scarborough, local Scarborough colleges, and the Coventry University main campus. The tour was to promote Game Based Learning (GBL) and Playful Learning. We’ve had students, staff, and members of the public join us to learn about using games and play..

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Archive Event : Lego-A-Go-Go Training Workshop

April 6 @ 9:00 am — 16:00pm
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The next staff training session for using Lego in Higher Education will be taking place soon!   When: Thursday 6th April 2017 Where: DMLL Teaching Room To sign up for the event please email alan.richards@coventry.ac.uk. Please note that places are limited and will be provided on a first come first serve basis. You can find out..

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Archive Event : Flipped Learning Workshop

March 31 @ 12:00 pm — 14:00pm
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When: 31st March 2017 Where: DMLL Teaching Room The workshop focus is on how to design the activities in a flipped classroom. Attendees have the chance to design some activities based on different cognitive levels of thinking. They will realize and distinguish the inter-relationships between the Bloom’s cognitive levels of thinking and the LEARN cards..

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Featured / Digital Accreditation

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Featured / Open and Connected

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Featured / Playful and Gameful

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  Gameful and playful learning is a key part of the Disruptive Media Learning Lab’s (DMLL) activities. Through a process of design based thinking, the DMLL helps to facilitate the use of games and playful activities to develop active participation and engaging learning activities. The gameful and playful strand of the DMLL is part funded..

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Featured / Beyond Flipped

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Beyond Flipped is a program of activity that seeks to develop practices that create learning through active participation and skills development through the curation of educational experiences utilising a technology rich learning environment. The program is run by Dr. Alan Richards, and involves a number of streams of activity, each focused on engagement and student experience whilst developing..

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Blog : Visiting Fellow: Audrey Watters

20th March 2017
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The DMLL is excited to welcome its next visiting fellow! Audrey Watters is a writer who focuses on education and technology — the relationship between politics, pedagogy, business, culture, and ed-tech. She has worked in the education field for over 15 years: teaching, researching, organising, and project-managing. Although she was two chapters into her dissertation (on..

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Archive Event : Current Trends in Education and Technology

April 3 @ 12:00 pm — 13:00pm
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When: 12-1pm, April 3rd Where: the Grass, DMLL Register Attendance In this talk Audrey Watters, visiting fellow at DMLL, will discuss the most significant trends in education and technology. Audrey is a writer who focuses on the relationship between politics, pedagogy, business, culture and ed-tech. Since 2007 she has been releasing at the end of..

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Archive Event : Game Changers Tour: Coventry Campus

March 22 @ 9:30 am — 17:00pm
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Game Changers is going on tour! When: 22nd and 23rd of March 2017 Where: Outside The HUB, Coventry University On the 22nd and 23rd of March the Game Changers team will be popping up outside the Coventry University HUB. Do you want help to develop educational games? Are you a student who has an idea..

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