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LLS share innovative pedagogies: reflections on “Creative approaches to teaching and learning”, DMU Learning and Teaching Conference 12/9/18

Tweet Hello again, In this post, Kaye reflects on our “Creative approaches to teaching and learning” workshop at the recent DMU Learning and Teaching conference: At the DMU Teaching and Learning Conference, 12/09/18 Librarians from Academic Liaison (Anna Richards, Kaye … Continue reading

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Adventures in LEGOLAND ®

Tweet Hello again! After a month dominated by a certain brand of small plastic bricks, I’m back to report on my experience of intensive training in the LEGO ® SERIOUS PLAY ® methodology, plus the recent LEGO ® SERIOUS PLAY … Continue reading

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Re-genring academic writing – the power of play, 23rd June, Nottingham Trent University

Tweet Many thanks to Mhairi Morris from Loughborough University for providing us with this blog post about her experiences at the recent ‘Re-genring academic writing – the power of play’ event at Nottingham Trent University. Carl Jung once said, “The … Continue reading

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ADSHE Midlands: an exploration of creative, playful & imaginative embodied support Loughborough University 17th May 2017

Tweet Lots going on with East Midlands Writing PAD this Summer! Thanks to Jackie Hatfield and Tina Horsman for this blog post about their recent event… The day was the first ever collaboration between the Association of Dyslexia Specialists in … Continue reading

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Full Programme: ReGenring Academic Writing and Assessment June 21st NTU

Tweet There’s still time to share your innovative practice at the ReGenring Academic Writing and Assessment conference led by Alke Groppel-Wegener and Lisa Clughen at Nottingham Trent University on the 21st June.  You can also submit in various formats to … Continue reading

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#creativeHE Conversation this week – The Role of the Body in Creative Processes & Practices

Tweet As part of World Creativity Week Lisa Clughen is leading an online conversation on The Role of the Body in Creative Processes & Practices (further details below): please join in by clicking on the link – you will need … Continue reading

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Call for Practice: ReGenring Academic Writing and Assessment June 21st NTU

Tweet Thanks to Alke Groppel-Wegener for sharing this information about the Regenring conference and call for practice, as discussed at our East Midlands Writing PAD forum (see previous post). Have you moved away from using formal academic writing in your … Continue reading

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East Midlands Writing PAD Forum 13th February 2017

Tweet On the 13th February we were reunited with our Writing PAD friends from the region in the relaxed surroundings of the DMU staff common room.  It’s been a while since we last met, so we had lots to catch … Continue reading

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Creative PGR Workshops at DMU-1st Workshop Wednesday 30th November 10-1.00

Tweet Following on from our successful Creative Connections event in July 2016, East Midlands Writing PAD are pleased to present a series of termly workshops for DMU Postgraduate Research Students building on the themes of visual, tactile and creative research … Continue reading

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Creative Connections 5th July at DMU (2): the video!

Tweet This is the second blog post based on our Creative Connections event for postgraduate researchers: this time we are letting the video tell the story… First of all, here’s the keynote speech from Julia Lockheart, director of Writing PAD: … Continue reading

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