TeachEnergy Workshop

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM, 21 May 2019
University of Birmingham , Murray Learning Centre, Building R28,University of Birmingham, United Kingdom

The first TeachEnergy Workshop will be an opportunity for discussing and sharing knowledge for teaching and learning energy.

TeachEnergy's aims are simple - to build a community of practice around energy teaching and learning, to encourage multi-disciplinarity, to encourage diversity.

If you would like to take part in this interactive workshop for a day of discussion, knowledge sharing, and networking, please do join us at the University of Birmingham on May 21st, 2019, 9:30 to 17:00.

If you would like to give a brief presentation (10 minutes including Q&A) on any aspect of energy teaching and learning that is of interest to you or on which you would like feedback, please select the relevant ticket as well as your main ticket.

There are tickets available if you would like to participate remotely and our aim is to enable participants to give their presentation remotely too.

They will ask for information regarding dietary requirements closer to the event.

For any questions, please contact: c.favero@bham.ac.uk or I.A.G.Wilson@bham.ac.uk

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Agenda

Morning

09:30 – 10:00 – Welcome coffee and biscuits (handshake with remote participants)

10:00 – 10:15 – Welcome to the Teach Energy project – Grant Wilson

10:15 – 11:00 – Welcome, keynote Bob Everett and open discussion – What has changed in teaching energy over the years? A longer-term view. Questions from participants (in the room as well as remote)

11:00 – 11:40 – Lightning session Part 1 – 10 minutes each to present one or more elements of your teaching experience, including questions – 4 people (1 remote)

11:40 – 11:50 - Comfort break

11:50 – 12:30 – Lightning session Part 2 – 10 minutes each to present one or more elements of your teaching experience - 4 people (1 remote)

12:30 – 12:50 – Survey feedback and intro to afternoon

12:50 – 13:00 – Using Canvas for building the Teach Energy community of practice and collaboration

Lunch

13:00 – 13:50 – Networking buffet lunch and coffee

Afternoon - Round robin table discussions

14:00 – 14:30 – Session 1 - Technology for teaching and collaboration – what do people use – what’s on the horizon?

14:30 – 15:00 – Session 2 - How do we increase diversity in teaching energy?

15:00 – 15:30 – Session 3 - Sharing teaching and learning materials: methodology and implications

15:30 – 16:00 – Session 4 – Feedback from round robin and general discussion

16:00 – 16:30 – Wrap up and next steps (every person contributes one case study per annum – ideas) - Publication in the field of energy teaching

16:30 – 17:00 - Pizza and networking

Register your place here.