Designing the future of digital education at The University of Edinburgh

Two-Way Patch

Thursday, 29 March, 2018 - 09:00 to Friday, 27 April, 2018 - 17:00

Launch and Exhibition

Near Future Teaching Methods and a Progress Report 

Thursday, 19 April, 2018 - 14:56

Now that Near Future Teaching is well underway, it seems like a good time to write a short blog post on our project methodology, how it’s going, and what we hope we will achieve by the time the project finishes toward the end of the year.  The project has the over-arching aim to design the future of digital... Read More

Near Future Teaching Focus Group: Medical Students

Wednesday, 18 April, 2018 - 07:33

On one snowy day in April, when we finally were in a room together with 4 University of Edinburgh Medical Students, I felt that we had rounded up unicorns from a magical forest! That was how hard it was to track down these incredibly busy, mystical creatures. However, we finally managed to do it with... Read More

The student occupation: near future teaching at the real Edinburgh Futures Institute

Tuesday, 27 March, 2018 - 08:26

Students and staff constitute and give meaning to universities—and it is students and staff who should directly and co-operatively control their learning, their teaching, their research, and their contributions to the common good. At the time of writing, students and staff at the University of Edinburgh are 14 days into an occupation of one of... Read More