Seminar Archives

Mobile learning facilitated ICT teacher development : making technology work for women and poverty reduction
Dr Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, United Nations Under-Secretary-General and Executive Director of UN Women
17 January 2014 16:00 – 17:30
Seminar Room G, Department of Education

Digital communities
Dr Jonathan Tummons, University of Durham & and The Tinder Foundation
30 January 2014 17:00 – 18:30
Seminar Room A, Department of Education

Technology, Brains and Learning
Paul Howard-Jones, University of Bristol
19 February 2014 17:00 – 18:30
Seminar Room G/H

Broadening access
Professor Grainne Conole, University of Leicester & Sarah Porter, Oxford Internet Institute
20 February 2014 17:00 – 18:30
Oxford Internet Institute

ICT for development
Dr Niall Winters, London Knowledge Lab
13 March 2014 17:00 – 18:30
Seminar Room A

Constructing the consuming child: discourse, policy and public knowledge
Professor David Buckingham
12 May 2014 17:00 – 18:30
Seminar Room A

The class: connections and disconnections in the digital age
Professor Sonia Livingstone
19 May 2014 17:00 – 18:30
Seminar Room A

Learning with the crowd? New structures, new practices for knowledge, learning, and education
Caroline Haythornthwaite
Friday 17 October 2014 17:00 – 18:30
Oxford Internet Institute Bellwether Lecture
Lecture Theatre, Ioannou Centre for Classical and Byzantine Studies, 66 St Giles, Oxford, OX1 3LU

Exploring Cardinality by Constructing Infinite Processes
Dr Ken Kahn, University of Oxford
21 October 2014 16:30 – 18:00
Seminar Room G
Joint Seminar with the Mathematics Research Group

How professionals learn: patterns of self-regulation
Professor Alison Littlejohn, Glasgow Caledonian University
28 October 2014 17:00 – 18:30
Seminar Room G/H

Size matters and matters of size: understanding massive online teaching
Nitin Parmar, University of Bath
30 October 2014 17:00 – 18:30
Isis Training Room, IT Services, 13 Banbury Road

Effectiveness of iPad technology in supporting early learning: Critical evidence base
Dr Nicola Pitchford, Associate Professor, School of Psychology, University of Nottingham
21st January 2015 17:00 – 18:30
Seminar Room G

Integrating learning and supervision of Community Health Volunteers in Kenya to improve health of communities through mobile phone technology
Simon Murithi and Alice Lakati, Health Africa, Nairobi
29th January 2015, 16:00 – 17:30
Seminar Room D

Expanding the Possible: People and Technologies
Professor Rosamund Sutherland, University of Bristol
4th February 2015 17:00 – 18:30
Seminar Room G/H

Mobile learning in global health training: What about social justice?
Dr Niall Winters, Oxford University
16th February 2015 17:00-18:30
Seminar Room A (Public Seminar)

Sentient schools: educational institutions as software-supported big data platforms & sensing environments
Dr Ben Williamson, University of Stirling
25th February 2015 17:00 – 18:30
Seminar Room G/H
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Creating opportunity for digital participation: Integrating computer science in the primary curriculum
Dr Caitlin McMunn Dooley, Associate Professor, Georgia State University
27th May 2015 17:00 – 18:30
Seminar Room G/H

The rediscovery of teaching: In search of a progressive argument
Professor Gert Biesta, University of Luxembourg and Brunel University
15th June 2015, 17:00 – 18:30
Seminar Room A (Public Seminar)

“Online all the time” … Teachers’ work in the digital age
Professor Neil Sewyn, Monash University
2nd November 2015, 17:00 – 18:30

It’s like a doctor! The role of mobile and social media for rural community health workers
Dr Christoph Pimmer, Institute of Education
18th November 2015, 17:00 – 18:30
Seminar Room D

Technology and Education : A role to play in achieving Universal Health Coverage?
Dr Kunal Patel, Medical Director, iheed
2nd December 2015, 17:00-18:30
Seminar Room D

IFSTAL: Multi-university post-graduate teaching and learning
Dr John Ingram, IFSTAL Programme Leader and Food Systems Programme Leader, Environmental Change Institute, University of Oxford and Dr Rebecca White, Oxford IFSTAL Education Coordinator, Environmental Change Institute, University of Oxford
20th January 2016, 17:00-18:30
Room E

Inferentialism, Knowledge and Technology
Professor Jan Derry, UCL Institute of Education
3rd February 2016, 17:00-18:30
Seminar Room B

Stories from Facebook
Dr Eve Stirling, Sheffield Hallam University
17th February 2016, 17:00 – 18:30
Seminar Room D

Why a health justice approach to disability in LMICs?
Dr Sridhar Venkatapuram, King’s College London
Tuesday, 22nd March, 5:00-6:30pm, Mawby Room, Kellogg College
Part of the interdisciplinary seminar series – ‘Building capacity on disability in low- and middle-income countries’

Heroic Ideals: Holding Tech Space for Learning
Dr George Roberts, Oxford Brookes University
Feb 1st, 17:00-18:15, Room E