All of our blog posts can be found here. The most recent ones are as follows:

 

  • Moodle refresh and upgrade for 2018/19
    20 June 2018
    Each year, Moodle courses are refreshed to remove old student data and prepare for the next cohort of students. This year we will also be upgrading to Moodle 3.5 which will mean some slight changes in the theme and some additional and improved features see our website for more details. For 2018 the reset will take place on: Tuesday 14 […]
  • Going digital
    29 May 2018
    Geraldine Foley, Assistant Learning Technologist and Athina Chatzigavriil, Senior Learning Technologist share their thoughts on Learning from Digital Examinations – 26th April 2018 conference. Learning from Digital Examinations, a one day conference organized by Brunel University brought together practitioners form different universities across the country and from abroad. It was a great opportunity to share best practices, lessons learnt and […]
  • Vacancy: Learning Technology Systems Support Specialist
    24 May 2018
    LSE’s Learning Technology and Innovation team are recruiting a Learning Technology Systems Support Specialist, with a focus on managing our lecture recording system, Echo360 Active Learning Platform. We offer a salary in the range £34,736 to £42,019, with the potential to progress to £45,212 (inclusive of London allowance). The successful candidate will have experience of managing Echo360 Active Learning Platform or a similar enterprise-grade lecture […]
  • Lecture Recording – How did we do?
    21 May 2018
    Most of you will be aware that the Lecture Recording service went through some major changes this year. We moved from an on-premises installation to one hosted in the cloud, re-wrote our integration with the timetable to make scheduling more accurate, and introduced more rigorous governance procedures to ensure your rights were respected.   So amidst all this change how did we do? Before we get into the stats, […]
  • Co-creativity and collaboration
    16 February 2018
    It’s been a playful few weeks in LTI, starting with Chrissi Nerantzi from Manchester Metropolitan University presenting a workshop on playful and creative learning in HE. Chrissi’s workshop was full of exercises designed to get people moving, thinking and talking with others. She started off by pointing out that being creative doesn’t always mean coming up with something completely original, […]