News

27 Apr 2018

 

Improving Numeracy in Scotland event

Andrew Manches presented on the subject of 'Hands-on Technology' at Improving Numeracy in Scotland on 26th April 2018.  The event was organised by Holyrood events.  

Link to Andrew's slides: https://www.eventsforce.net/DODS/media/uploaded/EVDODS/event_6623/Andrew...

 

23 Apr 2018

 

A recording (voice and slides) of the CRDE seminar 'Analytics: The Datafication of Higher Education and Work' is now available.

This event took place on Friday 13th April 2018 at The Moray House School of Education.

Please follow the link below to access the recording through Media Hopper:

https://media.ed.ac.uk/media/t/0_cmbb2296

23 Mar 2018

 

Learning about eye-tracking

by Alexia Revueltas Rouz, PhD student (Centre for Research in Digital Education)

What do we look at when we are looking? When do we stop looking? What drives our gaze from one place to another?

12 Mar 2018

 

Internet of (Campus) Things: Summary of a recent Festival of Creative Learning event by Dr Michael Gallagher

09 Mar 2018

 

Dr. Peter Rich, Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah

The Centre for Research in Digital Education seminar series went ahead last week in spite the wintery weather.  Peter delivered his seminar online, a recording of which can be found here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yJXEwoL5woo

Abstract:

25 Feb 2018

 

UoE hosted a CPD day for all the school staff on 15th February 2018.

The partnership between Midlothian Council and the University of Edinburgh will focus initially on the development of the Newbattle Digital Centre of Excellence, which is a key part of Midlothian Council’s vision to create a world-class education system. The Centre of Excellence will offer opportunities for deeper learning through an enhanced curriculum, specialist teaching, dedicated resources and high quality vocational experiences.

16 Feb 2018

 

Edinburgh and South East Scotland City Region Deal: Data Education in Schools

12 Feb 2018

 

Understanding the role of embodied interaction in pre-school scientists in informal settings

12 Feb 2018

 

Last Friday saw the succesful launch of our Data Citizenship seminar series.  

Giovanna Mascheroni (Università Cattolica of Milan), Judy Robertson (University of Edinburgh) and Ben Williamson (University of Stirling) spoke on the topic of 'Schooling Data Citizens'

You'll find a link to our seminar recording here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I9A8yyqj-TM

02 Feb 2018

 

Help! My Teacher Is a Robot! – Children’s Thoughts on Teaching Automation

by Yi-Shan Tsai