Australasian Society for Computers in Learning in Tertiary Education

ASCILITE NEWS ascilite Launches New Mobile Learning SIG ascilite is proud to announce the launch of a new Mobile Learning SIG (ML-SIG). The new SIG is headed by Thom Cochrane and Vickel Narayan from the Centre for Learning & Teaching at the Auckland University of Technology. The aim of the ML-SIG is to explore the… Continue reading

ASCILITE NEWS ascilite Live! Webinar Recordings Available Digital Learning without Connectivity, 21 March 2016 As universities move increasingly online, they risk further marginalising those students without access to reliable internet. Very often these students are already marginalised and may include those in remote Indigenous communities, those in rural, regional and remote Australia, FIFO DIDO workers… Continue reading

New Learning Design SIG Launched The new ascilite Learning Design SIG is now open for members to join.  This is ascilite's third SIG, following formation of a Learning Analytics SIG along with a partnership with the eAssessment SIG last year.  The ascilite Executive Committee is also exploring the formation of a Mobile Learning SIG so… Continue reading

2016 Community Mentoring Program is Open for Applications The ascilite Community Mentoring Program (CMP) aims to provide mentoring opportunities across a number of fields including technical, academic development, learning development, faculty academics, early career researchers, graphic designers and programmers. The program has been operating since 2003 with over 100 members having taken part to date.… Continue reading

ASCILITE NEWS Sunday Dine-around Invite at ascilite2015 If you have registered for the ascilite conference in Perth, you will be receiving an email invite shortly to a Sunday night "dine-around" organized by the ascilite Executive. As you may know, formal social activities at the conference commence with the conference Welcome on Monday evening. However, if… Continue reading

ASCILITE NEWS ascilite2015 Conference update: Social & professional networking opportunities At ascilite2015, we want to give you every opportunity to connect with others both professionally and socially. One change this year is we have scheduled the conference Welcome Reception on Monday evening at 5.30pm at Curtin University. The welcome will flow straight on from Day… Continue reading

ASCILITE NEWS Reminder: Early Bird Rates Now Available for ascilite2015 The Early Bird rate is now available for conference registrations.   Rates for the conference, workshops and so forth will be found on page 3 of the registration system which can be found here. OTHER NEWS Blended Learning 2015 Being able to provide a blended learning… Continue reading

ASCILITE NEWS AJET Call for Lead Editor (Re-issued) As you may know, the Australasian Journal of Educational Technology (AJET) is the official journal of ascilite.  Since 1985, AJET has continued to publish peer reviewed scholarly research related to the educational use of technologies in the tertiary education sector.  It now enjoys the reputation of being… Continue reading

ASCILITE NEWS Important Dates: ascilite2015 Conference Submissions Open* May 2015 Online Registration Opens May 2015 Deadline for Workshop submissions 10 June 2015 Deadline for Paper submissions 30 June 2015 Deadline for Poster and Symposium submissions 30 June 2015 Reviewing Process ends August 2015 Completed Reviews returned to authors (acceptance advice) August 2015 Accepted papers/Revised papers… Continue reading

ASCILITE NEWS Trends in Learning Technology: 2015 and Beyond by John Egan, ascilite Executive Learning technology, as a discipline, is very much characterised by rather rapid change. It is a space where tensions between innovation, reliability and relevance coexist. There is always a new “new” on the horizon; however, the extent to which “new” also… Continue reading

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