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May 2017

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Event : Arts Gymnasium Exhibition

June 20 @ 7:00 pm — 22:00pm
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Join us for an evening celebrating participatory theatre for over 50s 7pm – Arts Gymnasium Exhibition curated by Coventry University students 7.30pm – Wealth is Health performed by Collective Encounters 8.30pm – Arts Gymnasium Documentary Film Screening 9pm – Q&A with Collective Encounters’ Third Age Acting Company Places are limited. For booking and information call..

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Event : Game Changers Showcase

June 14 @ 12:00 pm — 15:00pm

Come and join us for an afternoon of lightning talks and networking, where GameChangers champions will share their experiences of developing and embedding gameful and playful pedagogies into their own teaching. This will be a lively and informal event, and should be of interest to anybody who would like to: Learn about the gameful and..

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Event : LEGO Bento goes to Coventry University London Campus

July 5 @ 9:00 am — 16:00pm

On Wednesday the 5th of July 2017, Dr. Alan Richards and Oliver Wood will be traveling to Coventry University London Campus to deliver a LEGO Bento staff training session. The session will provide staff with the knowledge and tools to deploy LEGO as a Beyond Flipped teaching resource to students from a range of disciplines…

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Blog : Digital Leaders workshop: Branding in the creative industry

24th May 2017
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The Digital Leaders project is coming to the end of its first year, and it’s finishing on a high. Following a successful workshop from one group (LoggedOn: Go Beyond LinkedIn) and production and distribution of webcam stickers by another, my Digital Leaders team hosted a workshop all about creative branding. “Branding in the creative industry”..

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Event : Code Club meetup and Lego-A-GO-GO workshop

July 13 @ 6:00 pm — 20:30pm

We’re excited to host and partner for the the next Code Club community meet up! What: Code Club meetup and Lego-A-GO-GO workshop Where: DMLL Open Cafe When: 13th July 18:00 – 20:30   About Code Club Code Club is a UK wide network of free volunteer-led after-school coding clubs for children aged 9-11. Our aim is..

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Archive Event : Disruptive Byte: Flagship EU Game-Based initiatives

May 26 @ 12:10 pm — 12:50pm

When: Friday 26th May 2017, 12:10 until 12:50 Where: DMLL Grass, Floor 3, Lanchester Library What: Flagship EU Game-Based initiatives This Disruptive Byte will showcase approaches and outcomes from key game and gamification projects; Beaconing, Rage and Magellan Each 10 minute presentation will discuss: • Reusable components • New ways of developing gamified lesson planning •..

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Blog : A Home Educator’s Thoughts on Mission Shakespeare

2nd May 2017
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We recently received fantastic feedback from a home educator who contacted Makewaves to let them know of their experience using Mission Shakespeare. It’s great to hear of people’s experiences and the impact of Mission Shakespeare. I thought the Shakespeare badges were terrific and am really excited when partners make new badges available aligned with topical news,..

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