Toolbox

Are you looking for something to make your sessions more interactive, to nurture problem solving skills or simply to inspire a great debate? We have collected together a number of off-the-shelf resources which can be adapted and tailored to meet your individual requirements. Browse the toolbox below to explore what’s on offer.

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Collaboration and Student-led Learning

Sprint for Course Design

Sprint for Course Design

Tool desc - Use Sprint methodology to rapidly design innovative courses and modules.

Workshop

Game Design Thinking: Rapid Prototyping Workshop

Game Design Thinking: Rapid Prototyping Workshop

Tool desc - Explore the power of game design thinking through fast-paced collaborative ideation.

Workshop

Educational Escape Rooms

Educational Escape Rooms

Tool desc - Create interactive experiences for students to test their knowledge and learn new skills

Game

Dot Map Decision Making

Dot Map Decision Making

Tool desc - Use the Dot Mapping exercise to allow students to collaboratively make decisions in large groups.

Workshop

Game Changers Open Course

Game Changers Open Course

Tool desc - Help students develop the power of play as a method of problem solving through this Open Course.

Open Course

What Is Your Story?

What Is Your Story?

Tool desc - Use the ‘What Is Your Story?’ card game to inspire creative thinking from your students.

Game

Games For Learning

Games For Learning

Tool desc - Re-purpose games to support students development and skills acquisition.

Website

Rethinking Learning Spaces

Rethinking Learning Spaces

Tool desc - See how to take advantage of the DMLL’s learning spaces to add a new dimension to your teaching.

Resource

Crazy Eights

Crazy Eights

Tool desc - Use the Crazy Eights exercise to co-create solutions with students.

Workshop

LEGO for Learning

LEGO for Learning

Tool desc - Use LEGO for conceptual learning through a combination of model and narrative-based presentation.

Workshop

Coventry.Domains for Staff & Students

Coventry.Domains for Staff & Students

Tool desc - Master the tools and technology that make up the web to build your own space online.

Online Space

Accessibility and Equity

ImparApp: Mobile Language Learning

ImparApp: Mobile Language Learning

Tool desc - Learn language skills through location based mobile applications such as ImparApp.

Application

Designing for Accessibility

Designing for Accessibility

Tool desc - This UK Government Guide is a handy reference for producing accessible learning content.

Guide

Open Content 101

Open Content 101

Tool desc - Get in the know about how to use, find and create openly licensed content.

Guide

Understanding Digital Capabilities

Understanding Digital Capabilities

Tool desc - Understand what is meant by ‘Digital Capabilities’ their importance to everything we do.

Video

Domain, Paper, Scissors

Domain, Paper, Scissors

Tool desc - An easy introduction to structuring a website, with no knowledge of web design required.

Workshop

Supporting Learning with Lynda.com

Supporting Learning with Lynda.com

Tool desc - Use online training packages to provide extra-curricular opportunities to students.

Tutorials

23 Things for Digital Knowledge

23 Things for Digital Knowledge

Tool desc - Learn how to use a range of digital tools with these award-winning self-directed activities.

Tutorials

Coventry.Domains for Staff & Students

Coventry.Domains for Staff & Students

Tool desc - Master the tools and technology that make up the web to build your own space online.

Online Space

Exploring Disinformation Online

Exploring Disinformation Online

Tool desc - An online educational game exploring the nuances of disinformation and fake news.

Game

Open Web for Learning and Teaching Expertise Hub

Open Web for Learning and Teaching Expertise Hub

Tool desc - Showcase of inspiring practice related to the Open Web and its use for educational purposes.

Guide

Framing the Learning Journey

Coventry.Domains for Staff & Students

Coventry.Domains for Staff & Students

Tool desc - Master the tools and technology that make up the web to build your own space online.

Online Space

Teaching Large Groups

Teaching Large Groups

Tool desc - Dr. Ian Turner provides ten simple tips for helping teach large groups of students.

Guide

Module Design Canvas

Module Design Canvas

Tool desc - Continued professional development of academic staff at partner institutions.

CPD Course

PgCAPHE

PgCAPHE

Tool desc - Explore issues including assessment practices, academic leadership, and quality assurance.

CPD Course

Phoenix Interactive

Phoenix Interactive

Tool desc - Help students develop the power of play as a method of problem solving through this Open Course.

Open Course

M01ODL

M01ODL

Tool desc - Learn the nuances of teaching and learning in a Higher Education environment.

CPD Course

Sprint for Course Design

Sprint for Course Design

Tool desc - Use Sprint methodology to rapidly design innovative courses and modules.

Workshop

L·E·A·R·N

L·E·A·R·N

Tool desc - Use L·E·A·R·N, a 5 step card activity for staff and students, to create dynamic learning designs.

Workshop

PgC IHEAP

PgC IHEAP

Tool desc - Continued professional development of academic staff at partner institutions.

CPD Course

LEGO for Learning

LEGO for Learning

Tool desc - Use LEGO for conceptual learning through a combination of model and narrative-based presentation.

Workshop

Technology and Tools for Online Learning

Technology and Tools for Online Learning

Tool desc - Guidance, resources, and case studies around the use of technologies to support online learning.

Guide

Designing Learning and Assessment in a Digital Age

Designing Learning and Assessment in a Digital Age

Tool desc - A research-based JISC guide to designing learning and assessment.

Guide

Confidence Building and Support

Remixing Play

Remixing Play

Tool desc - Use playfulness to build confidence around particular subject areas.

Workshop

Game Design Thinking: Rapid Prototyping Workshop

Game Design Thinking: Rapid Prototyping Workshop

Tool desc - Explore the power of game design thinking through fast-paced collaborative ideation.

Workshop

What Is Your Story?

What Is Your Story?

Tool desc - Use the ‘What Is Your Story?’ card game to inspire creative thinking from your students.

Game

Metaphorical Modeling

Metaphorical Modeling

Tool desc - From LEGO to Origami, use modelling for conceptual learning through narrative-based presentation.

Workshop

Domain, Paper, Scissors

Domain, Paper, Scissors

Tool desc - An easy introduction to structuring a website, with no knowledge of web design required.

Workshop

Supporting Learning with Lynda.com

Supporting Learning with Lynda.com

Tool desc - Use online training packages to provide extra-curricular opportunities to students.

Tutorials

Social Media as a Teaching Tool

Social Media as a Teaching Tool

Tool desc - Learn how to navigate the world of social media for education with these helpful guidelines.

Guide

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