Learning Technology

About

September 27th, 2010

The team behind this blog

The Learning Technology section (formerly Learning Team) at The University of Nottingham is the University’s central e-learning support team. Led by Andy Beggan, the Learning Technology section is responsible for providing support, advice and development expertise for a wide range of e-learning services, including VLE support, e-assessment tools such as the newly released open source Rogō, our own multi award-winning open source e-learning development tool Xerte, Second Life, community events, open educational resources, video and graphic production. We provide a full e-learning support service from idea through to delivery.

Recognition for the Learning Technology section:

2002 Winner Dearing Award (CAL group)
2003 Commended Training Award category Learning on Screen (BUFVC) awards (Video Unit)
2007 Short-listed Association of Learning Technology (ALT) Learning Technologist Team of the year
2008 Short-listed THE awards Outstanding ICT initiative
2009 Short-listed Epigeum Award for the Most Effective Use of Video
2009 Winner Association of Learning Technology (ALT) Learning Technologist Team of the year
2009 Finalist World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE) Innovation category
2010 Winner IMS Global Learning Impact Platinum award
2010 Short-listed Association of Learning Technology (ALT) Learning Technologist Team of the year
2011 Learning on Screen (BUFVC) Courseware and Curriculum Award (Non-Broadcast) Nominee
2011 Second place Association of Learning Technology (ALT) Learning Technologist Team of the year
2011 Winner Dearing Award (team member, Dr John Horton with Dr Richard Field, School of Geography)
2012 Winner RCM Philips Avent Award for Innovation in Midwifery: The Virtual Maternity Unit (with Jenny Bailey, School of Nursing, Midwifery and Physiotherapy)
2012 Winner Dearing Award (team member, Dr Simon Wilkinson)
2012 Highly Commended Green Gown Awards in the Learning and Skills category (with Sarah Speight, Naomi Sykes, Simon Gosling, Mike Clifford, Aran Eales and Simon Wright)
2013 Highly Commended Association of Learning Technology (ALT) Learning Technologist Team of the year
2014 Short-listed Guardian University Awards, Distance or Online learning category

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