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Save the Date: UPA Learning and Teaching Conference 2024

We are thrilled to announce the date for UPA’s 2024 Learning and Teaching Conference on November 14! This year marks a significant milestone as UPA hosts its inaugural divisional learning and teaching conference. The overarching goal is to create a conference that showcases UPA’s commitment to value creation for our students and partners. Conference Overview…

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Cheers to our L&T Comm-YOU-nity | 2023 in review

As 2023 comes to a close, we pause to reflect on the numerous milestones and events that have shaped our learning and teaching community over the past year, kicking off with an exploration into Generative AI, followed by conference presentations, the launch of our Student Success Playbook, and reflective discussions within our Communities of Practice.

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Celebrating our newest Navitas Advance HE Fellows (2023)

Today we celebrate the 200th Advance HE Fellowship awarded to Navitas educators, who joined the Navitas Advance HE Fellowship program and were awarded Fellowship for their dedication to continuously advance their approach to deliver the best student learning experience.

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Insights from “A Year of Super-Accessible Generative AI in Higher Education: A Navitas Staff Forum”

To reflect upon and share strategies regarding teaching, learning, assessment, and generative AI, Navitas staff from across the globe came together for Learning and Teaching Staff Forum: “A Year of Super-Accessible Generative AI”.

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La Trobe College Australia student recognised as finalist in prestigious Study Melbourne award

LTCA student’s contributions to volunteering and community engagement have seen her recognised as a finalist for International Student of the Year (Vocational Education and Training) by Victorian Government initiative, Study Melbourne.

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Navitas at the Australian International Education Conference (AIEC) 2023: Highlights and reflections

Navitas was well represented at the conference, which saw over 1700 delegates come together to explore the “visionary and transformative” power of international education. Navitas presenters explored topics such as global student flows, generative AI, and student cultural and linguistic connection with staff.

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Introducing the Student Success Playbook

At the heart of the UPA Student Retention and Success project lies the Student Success Playbook, showcasing examples of Navitas University Partnerships Australasia (UPA) colleges’ evidence-based, best-practice processes, strategies, and initiatives that enhance student success across the student lifecycle.

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Fostering Academic Integrity through Peer Mentoring Programs: An Examination of On-Campus ‘Influencers’ and ‘Intervenors’ at Griffith College

Read about the innovative features of these programs shared at the AAIN Forum (2023), highlighting crucial roles played by Mates as ‘Influencers’ and Peer Assisted Learning leads (PALs) as ‘Intervenors’ in promoting academic integrity.

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Nurturing Educators and Fostering Collaboration in the Evolving Landscape of Education

Contributing to a thriving educational community that nurtures both personal and professional growth are the Teachers’ Lounge for University Partnerships Australasia (UPA) academic staff, and the Generative AI Toolkit available to all Navitas staff globally. 

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What does it really mean to be an Academic Coordinator?

Similar to a football coach on the sidelines, Academic Coordinators step into a leadership role to guide their team. But what does it truly mean to be an Academic Coordinator? We invited Academic Coordinators across Navitas Australasia to share their perspective and peel back the layers of this multifaceted role.

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Harnessing the Power of Communities of Practice: Embracing Proactive Communication for Growth and Collaboration

By consciously prioritising communication and engagement with colleagues and incorporating dedicated sessions for connection and collaboration, we can create the time needed to foster vital interactions.

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Murdoch University Dubai Learning and Teaching Symposium 2023: Key Trends in Higher Education

Murdoch Dubai Learning and Teaching Committee recently held an online Learning and Teaching Symposium that explored the latest trends and practices in higher education.

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Recognising Navitas Advance HE Fellows

As a global member of Advance HE, Navitas aims to champion teaching excellence in higher education. The Navitas Advance HE Fellowship program guides Navitas staff through the application process, and today we are celebrating the newest Navitas Fellows.

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Exploring the implications of generative AI in higher education

In this interview, we explore modern chatbots like ChatGPT, address common misunderstandings about AI, and consider what the future might hold for students and educators.

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Looking back at 2022!

Welcome to our last post for 2022, reviewing major learning and teaching projects and initiatives, including the Student Retention and Success project updates.

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Celebrating SIBT’s 25th anniversary!

Sydney Institute of Business and Technology (SIBT) celebrated its 25th anniversary with a commemorative event at the Hyde Park campus in Sydney.

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