The 2016 SOLSTICE and CLT Conference is taking place on Thursday 9th and Friday 10th June at Edge Hill University, Ormskirk, UK.

The Conference Themes are:

SOLSTICE Conference Themes:

  • 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
  • MOOCS and developments in online course structures
  • Approaches to enhancement of learning, teaching and assessment
  • Post Graduate Learners and learning
  • Technologies and internationalisation of the student experience
  • Lecture capture
  • Inclusive technologies

CLT Conference Themes: 

  • Student induction and transitions
  • Implications of post-16 curriculum changes re planning for induction and transitions
  • Making the first year experience a success
  • Assessment for learning
  • Retention focused 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
  • Education for sustainable development
  • Peer mentoring
  • Inclusive practices
  • Personal tutoring