Author Archives: Sue Beckingham

About Sue Beckingham

A National Teaching Fellow, Educational Developer and Principal Lecturer in Computing with a research interest in the use of social media in higher education.

A Summer Special #LTHEchat led by Sarah Honeychurch @NomadWarMachine on ‘Lurkers’ – Wednesday 25th July 8pm

What is lurking? Do you lurk? If so: when do you lurk, and what reasons do you have for doing so? Is lurking a legitimate strategy to cope with the abundance of content and conversations in the modern world, or … Continue reading

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Enjoy the summer break! Look forward to more co-learning come September #LTHEchat

Dear #LTHEchat friends It’s hard to believe another academic year has come to a close. Over 2017/18 we have had a rich collection of #LTHEchats and thank all of our guests who have led on a wonderful collections of topics … Continue reading

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#LTHEchat 109 “Team Based Learning” with Beck McCarter @beckmccarter and Simon Tweddle @simontweddell

The next #LTHEchat will take place on Wednesday 11th April 8-9pm (BST). This week’s topic is Team Based Learning (TBL) and will be led by Beck McCarter and Simon Tweddle. Dr Simon Tweddell is a Senior Lecturer at the University … Continue reading

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LTHEchat no. 89 – Staff and student “digital” development with @digisim Simon Thomson

Welcome back after the Summer! Our first #LTHEchat of the new academic year takes place on Wednesday 13th September at 8pm BST and is led by Simon Thomson (@digisim) and will look at staff and student digital development. Simon asks: … Continue reading

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An ‘extra #LTHEchat’ with #altc trustees James Clay and Sheila MacNeill plus guest Dr Bonnie Stewart

LTHEchat is delighted to be invited by Maren Deepwell, CEO of the Association of Learning Technology to host an ‘extra chat’ to coincide with #altc. Many of our #LTHEchat community will be familiar with this wonderful organisation and the annual … Continue reading

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Date for your diary: Summer Community-Led Pop-up Chat 16th August 8pm #LTHEchat

  Towards the end of the last #LTHEchat Prof Phil Race tweeted: #lthechat Oh dear, I’m now addicted to this chat. What on earth will I do with my Wednesday evenings during the summer? Help! https://t.co/zIJxTh2EGg — Phil Race (@RacePhil) … Continue reading

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#LTHEchat 72 Student Engagement – New year, new partnership: @RAISEnetwork

In the first of our partnering chats we’re joined by RAISE members around the globe for a chat led by two of the RAISE coordinating team: Tom Lowe and Amarpreet Kaur (‘Abs’) who will be tweeting from @RAISEnetwork. RAISE (Researching, Advancing & … Continue reading

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#LTHEchat 50 6 April – Students as Partners with Professor Julie Hall @julieh8 and students

‘It seems strange now to imagine a time when universities did not want to work with students as partners in initiatives to enhance the student experience. But what do such partnerships look like in practice  and are all students regularly … Continue reading

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A new story from our latest #LTHEchat Golden Tweeter award winner Neil Withnell @neilwithnell

We invited Neil Withnell (@neilwithnell) who has just received his #LTHEchat Golden Tweeter award, to tell us what LTHEchat means to him and the significance of the award. Below is Neil’s response along with a video he created to share his … Continue reading

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Thank you and festive wishes to you all #LTHEchat

Dear #LTHEchat community We would like to thank you all for being with us this year and  creating such vibrant and rich professional development opportunities for all of us through the #LTHEchat tweetchats. For those not aware these chats happen … Continue reading

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