The latest learning and teaching news and upcoming events

Learning Futures offers face to face professional learning opportunities to Griffith staff throughout the year. We also offer an orientation series for new staff, and special events during Celebrating Teaching. To be notified via email of upcoming events, make sure you're subscribed to receive the latest updates — you can subscribe below.

We also aim to keep you up to date with what's happening in learning and teaching at Griffith and beyond via LF Press, the Learning Futures blog.

Upcoming events

See what's on over the next few months.

DateEvent Course number Start time Finish timeLocation

October 2018

Monday 22 Griffith Learning and Teaching Academy Communities of Practice Symposium G13021 10.00 am 1.00 pm Nathan campus
Monday 22 HEA Fellowship and Griffith Learning and Teaching Academy Celebration and Networking Lunch G13022 1.00 pm 2.00 pm Nathan campus
Monday 22 Recognising Teaching, Leading Learning: The Griffith HEA Fellowship Scheme G13023 3.00 pm 4.30 pm Nathan campus
Tuesday 23 Innovative Teaching for Active Learning Symposium G13024 9.30 am 3.00 pm Gold Coast campus
Wednesday 24 Educator Self-Care G13025 9.30 am 1.00 pm Nathan campus
Wednesday 24 Get the Good Oil on Blackboard Ultra and the Virtual Learning Environment G13026 2.00 pm 3.30 pm Nathan campus
Thursday 25 Annual PebblePad Symposium: Active and Authentic Learning G13027 9.30 am 4.00 pm Gold Coast campus
Friday 26 WIL@Griffith: Looking Forward G13028 9.30 am 4.00 pm Gold Coast campus
Friday 26 3rd SEQ STEM Learning Development Symposium Registration link 9.30 am 3.00 pm Nathan campus

Celebrating Teaching 2018

This year, Celebrating Teaching will feature sessions exploring contemporary pedagogies, active and authentic learning, work integrated learning, educator self-care and Communities of Practice. You'll also have the opportunity to learn more about the new Griffith Higher Education Academy (HEA) Fellowship Scheme and Virtual Learning Environment (VLE).

Registration is now open for events, and we look forward to seeing you at the Gold Coast and Nathan campuses in October.

Celebrating Teaching 2018

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Professional learning workshops

Find out more about face to face professional learning workshop series run throughout the year, including the Teaching For Learning Series, the Course Enhancement Series, the Program Leaders' Lunchbox Sessions and various PebblePad workshops.

LF Press

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October 15, 2018

The speakers and sessions you’ll see at Celebrating Teaching 2018

Want to explore the importance of compassion and self-compassion in the workplace, find out what’s happening in work integrated learning at Griffith, or discover some new ways to use PebblePad? Maybe you’d like to rethink feedback, explore authentic assessment approaches, find out what&#...

October 15, 2018

Kick-start an innovation spark with these free tools

Want to do some design thinking to come up with a solution to a problem? Want to ideate with your colleagues to cook up a batch of new ideas? Want to work through a creativity block and come out with a fresh way of thinking? If you answered yes, then you’ll want to check out ...

October 15, 2018

Charting Australian Ed Tech Trends for Schools: A Clearer Horizon for Higher Ed

Griffith University Academic Dr Jason Zagami has led an important Ed Tech Project in collaboration with academics, teachers and industry professionals to research and produce the AETT (Australian Educational Technologies Trends) 2018 Report. Building on two decades of NMC (New Media Consortium) Hori...

October 15, 2018

Congratulations to the winners of 2018 Griffith Awards for Excellence in Teaching

This post was contributed by Leigh Sawyer (Manager, Grants, Awards and Fellowships, Learning Futures). … Congratulations to the winners of 2018 Griffith Awards for Excellence in Teaching. The University will acknowledge these remarkable teachers at the Vice Chancellor’s Teaching Excellence Awa...

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