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Queen Mary Academy

Thursday 11 March - Teaching Excellence

Thursday Session 1A

What does the B. in Benoit B. Mandelbrot stand for? Controlling the "chaos" of Migrating MTH6107 - Chaos & Fractals to Blended Learning

Panel discussion - Dr Shabnam Beheshti, School of Mathematical Sciences with a panel of students from the module

Thursday Session 1B

Engaged Topics Network: What is Engaged Teaching

Two presentations by individuals who run engaged teaching modules, with a Q&A 15 minutes, and a wrap up/reflection of 5 minutes - Natt Day, Centre for Public Engagement

Thursday Session 1C

Looking After Your Wellbeing (30mins)

Presentation - Laura Dabner, Organisational and Professional Development

Thursday Session 2A

Enabling effective group learning activities in an online environment

Interactive workshop - Paula Funnell, Student and Academic Services

Thursday Session 2B

Engaging students and building communities in asynchronous learning contexts

Asynchronous activity on Padlet is now open https://qmul-languagecentre.padlet.org/acabral11/festival2021

Presentation - Dr Ana Cabral and Dr Stephanie Fuller, Queen Mary Academy

Thursday Session 2C

Developing clinicians as educators – the role of apprenticeships in strategy and innovationc (45mins)

Presentation - Dr Michael Page

12:00 - 13:00 Keynote speaker - The Value of Teaching Recognition in Building a Culture of Educational Excellence

Professor Helen Higson OBE DL, Provost and Deputy Vice Chancellor at Aston University

Chair: Professor Stephanie Marshall, Vice-Principal  for Education

Join the event using this link to MS Teams Live.

Thursday Session 3A

Exploring the Impact of Higher Education Academy Fellowships in a Covid Era

Interactive workshop - Max Addo, Queen Mary Academy and Professor Sally Bradley, Senior Adviser (Professional Learning and Development), Advance HE

Thursday Session 3B

The design and harmonization of QMplus pages across the Chemistry Department

Presentation - Dr Lesley Howell, School of Chemical and Biological Sciences, Queen Mary Academy Fellow

Thursday Session 4A

Developing researchers as teachers

Presentation and panel discussion - Dr Stephanie Fuller, Dr Fryni Panayidou, Dr Anastasia Kapara, Dr Rita Pedrosa, Mirko Palestrino, Dr Alice Shia and Dr Rui Pires Martins (Chair)

Thursday Session 4B

Enterprise Education: Developing students' entrepreneurial skills in Covid times

Presentation - Julie Kouamo, Careers & Enterprise

Thursday Session 5A

Bringing clinical cases alive: Integrating clinical simulations scenarios into a distance learning MSc

Interactive workshop - Libby Thomas, The Blizard Institute

Thursday Session 5B

Blended learning: clinical skills in medicine

Presentation - Farah Jaffar, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry