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Queen Mary Academy

Monday 8 March - Blended Learning

10:00 Conference Introduction

Welcome

Professor Colin Bailey CBE, President and Principal and Professor Stephanie Marshall, Vice-Principal for Education

The Education Festival 8th - 12th March 2021 - Next steps for the week ahead...and beyond

Dr Steven Buckingham, School of Biological and Chemical Sciences, Queen Mary Academy Fellow

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Monday Session 1A

Let's chat about blended learning - this session is now sold out

Interactive session - Dr Maria Romero-Gonzalez, School of Engineering and Materials Science

Monday Session 1B

Effectively teaching an online skills module - this session is now sold out

Presentation - Ishani Chandrasekara, School of Business and Management

13:30 - 14:30 Keynote speaker - Now and Next: Concepts to Practice for the Pivot

Professor Gilly Salmon, CEO & Principal Consultant at Education Alchemists Ltd

Chair: Professor Stephanie Marshall, Vice-Principal for Education

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Monday Session 2A

Student-Staff Co-Creation of Virtual and Augmented Reality Learning Resources - this session is now sold out

Presentation - Dr Marie-Luce Bourguet, School of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science and Dr Maria Romero-Gonzalez, School of Engineering and Materials Science

Monday Session 2B

(1) Teaching About Parliament during a pandemic through online and blended learning

(2) Adapting problem-based learning exercises for blended synchronous and asynchronous online delivery

(3) Gamifying asynchronous teaching of Employability and Careers

Presentations from (1) Dr Daniel Gover, School of Politics & International Relations (2) Professor David Horne, School of Geography (3) MJ Martin and Stefan Couch, Careers & Enterprise

Monday Session 3A

Challenges and opportunities for the future of UK-China transnational education (TNE) - this session is now sold out

Panel discussion - Dr Ling Ma, School of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science with Dr Michael Chai, Dr Gabriel Cavalli, Dr Mark Maconochie, Dr Giulia De Falco

Monday Session 3B

The power of the podcast - tips and pitfalls - This session is now sold out

Interactive workshop - Dr Graham Easton and Julia Durbin, Institute of Health Science Education

16:15 - 17:00 Session

Monday Session 4A

(1) Using learning technologies to keep asynchronous lessons active

(2) Blended Learning - The SEF Approach

Presentations by (1) Paula Funnell, Student & Academic Services (2) Sarah Riley and Dr Rachel Male, School of Economics & Finance