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Louise Banahene MBE, Director of Educational Engagement at Leeds, has been awarded Principal Fellowship of the Higher Education Academy (PFHEA) for her leadership and contribution to learning and teaching in higher education.   Louise becomes the fifth colleague at Leeds to achieve Principal Fellowship in recognition of her work leading the University’s access and student success…
Workshop series: pedagogical power of PebblePad In a new series of workshops, colleagues from across the University will share the innovative and interesting ways they have used PebblePad. Further dates in this series will be added soon and recordings from previous sessions will be made available. Join the PebblePad Community on MS Teams to be…
A new series of virtual development sessions have been created by HR and OD&PL to support colleagues to develop their skills related to managing others.   The Management in Practice series of sessions run from April to July 2022 and are designed for supervisors, team leaders and managers, or for colleagues aspiring to these roles.    The…
Congratulations to six of our University of Leeds colleagues who have graduated from the University’s  Postgraduate Certificate in Academic Practice (PGCAP). They have all taken part in the course designed to reflect and enhance their teaching practice and to deliver a pedagogical research project. As a result, they have also been awarded a Fellowship of the…
To celebrate International Women’s Day on Tuesday 8 March 2022, LinkedIn Learning have compiled a collection of videos inspired by this year’s theme #BreakTheBias.  International Women’s Day is a global day that celebrates women’s achievements and marks a call to action for accelerating gender parity and women’s equality.    This year’s theme, Break The Bias, spotlights…
LinkedIn is providing a series of events to help you get the most out of your LinkedIn profile and the LinkedIn Learning platform, which all students and staff at Leeds get free access to. You can find out more about accessing LinkedIn Learning in our introduction guide. Rock your LinkedIn profile Take a step to…
Applications are now open for our University of Leeds Teaching Awards 2022.  The awards celebrate excellent practice in student education and offer wide recognition of outstanding work, as well as a cash prize to support professional development and scholarship.   Applications are open to any colleague at Leeds involved in teaching or supporting the student learning experience…
To inspire you in 2022, take a look at the most popular courses of last year on LinkedIn Learning. Below you’ll find the top 20 courses across the globe, as well as amongst our students and staff at the University of Leeds.    If you’ve not logged in to LinkedIn Learning before then check out…