Celebrating Teaching

Making Remarkable Happen

Join us this month at the Gold Coast and Nathan campuses for Celebrating Teaching. This year's program of events features sessions on immersive learning environments, assessing for employability and preparing and empowering our students for remarkable futures.

What's on

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PebblePad Symposium

Wednesday 18 October

Course code: G13016

Nathan campus

PebblePad has arrived and is live in a multitude of courses across the University! Attend this event to learn from your peers how you can leverage this tool to engage your students in a variety of student-centred learning activities. You’ll also have the opportunity to meet the Co-Founder and CEO of PebblePad, Shane Sutherland.

Find out more about the PebblePad Symposium

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Transforming Learning Symposium

Monday 23 October

Course code: G13017

Nathan campus

Join us at this event to explore how colleagues are using innovative learning and teaching practices that facilitate student learning and success, and hear an interactive keynote address by Mick Healey (UK Higher Education researcher and consultant), who will explore four powerful ways in which students may be engaged as partners in learning.

Find out more about the Transforming Learning Symposium

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Assessing for Employability Symposium

Tuesday 24 October

Course code: G13018

Gold Coast campus

This event showcases good practice in employability-focused assessment and explores ways that assessment and feedback can develop our student's professional identity and capability. This Symposium will be hosted by the Deans (Learning and Teaching).

Find out more about the Assessing for Employability Symposium

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Vice Chancellor's Teaching Excellence Awards

Wednesday 25 October

Email invitations have been sent to all staff

Gold Coast campus

At the Vice Chancellor’s Teaching Excellence Awards, a range of outstanding achievements in learning and teaching will be recognised. These include winners of Griffith Citations and Awards for Excellence in Teaching, winners of national Teaching Excellence Awards and Citations and the announcement of the winner of the 2017 Vice Chancellor’s Award for the Griffith University Teacher of the Year.

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Immersive Learning Realities Symposium

Friday 27 October

Course code: G13019

Nathan campus

Join us for an interactive and informative day featuring a keynote presentation by Alex Freeman from New Media Consortium, Griffith examples of immersive learning and the chance to see how emergent technologies such as virtual reality (VR), augmented reality (AR), and 360 degree video can enhance learning in today's context.

Find out more about the Immersive Learning Realities Symposium

How to register

Log in to the Staff portal > Key Services > My Staff Page > Training > Request Training Enrolment > Search by Course Number.
Enter the Course Number related to the event.

Get in touch

If you have any questions about Celebrating Teaching or your event registration, please email us.