SOLSTICE eLearning & CLTR Learning & Teaching 2012 Conference (SOLSTICE & CLTR 2012)

Venue: Edge Hill University

Location: Ormskirk, Lancashire, United Kingdom

Event Date/Time: Jun 13, 2012 End Date/Time: Jun 14, 2012
Registration Date: Jun 10, 2012
Abstract Submission Date: Mar 05, 2012
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SOLSTICE eLearning & CLTR Learning & Teaching Conference 2012:
Enhancing Learning, Teaching and Student Success

13 - 14 June 2012
Edge Hill University, UK

Dear Colleagues

You are invited to submit proposals for our 7th SOLSTICE & CLTR 2012 Conference, our well established conference will feature keynote speeches, presentations from our students and Students Union, paper presentations, workshops and demonstrations and short "PechaKucha" style presentations as well as an exhibitor and display area and a conference dinner.

The themes for this years conference are:


• Creative deployment of technologies to enhance the student experience
• Getting the best out of the VLE
• Adding value to large group teaching using technology
• Creative use of technologies in the classroom
• Electronic assessment and feedback
• Student induction into HE and the role of technology
• Going beyond PowerPoint
• Technologies and formative assessment
• The role and use of online classrooms

CLTR Themes:

• Student induction and transitions
• Making the first year experience a success
• Assessment for learning
• Retention focussed practices
• Adding value to large group teaching
• Enhancing employability
• Skills and information literacy
• Academic writing
• Teaching and supporting international students
• Leading change in the teaching and learning arena
• Internationalisation and international students’ experiences
• Feedback
• Emerging challenges and improving student success

Further details and a link to the online submission form can be found at:

Dates & Deadlines:

Proposals Accepted up to 5pm on 5th March 2012

Notification of acceptance - 20th March 2012

Conference Website:


Registration is now open to book your place please complete the online registration form at:
Colleagues are able to select to attend all of the conference or book on to individual days as appropriate.


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