Australasian Society for Computers in Learning in Tertiary Education

ASCILITE NEWS Important Reminder to complete the ascilite Member Survey This is a reminder that ascilite is seeking feedback from members through the 2015 ascilite member survey.  If you haven't completed the survey, please take 15 – 20 minutes at your earliest convenience to do so.   The member survey provides the ascilite Executive with… Continue reading

ASCILITE NEWS Invitation to complete the ascilite 2015 Member Survey ascilite is once again seeking feedback from members through the 2015 ascilite member survey. The purpose of our biennial member survey is to obtain feedback from members on ascilite's services and related activities. The data collected from the survey is also used to inform the… 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

ASCILITE NEWS Reminder: New Community of Practice for CMALT Accreditation ascilite is now proactively supporting CMALT Australasia accreditation of professionals by offering a Community of Practice (CoP) with mentoring opportunities and incentives to those preparing their CMALT portfolio. There are two parts to the support offered. The first part comprises online mentoring, advice and support… Continue reading

ASCILITE NEWS CMALT Australasia: New Community of Practice CMALT Australasia is a certified membership scheme offered in partnership with the Association for Learning Technology (ALT) UK. The scheme is a form of professional accreditation which enables people whose work involves learning technology to have their experience and capabilities certified by peers, and to demonstrate that… Continue reading

ASCILITE NEWS Reminder: 2015 Community Mentoring Program 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 CMP develops professional mentoring relationships between learners (mentees) and experienced practitioners (mentors). Whilst the new… Continue reading

ASCILITE NEWS ascilite Live! Webinar: Community Mentoring Programme Topic: ascilite's Community Mentoring Programme Explained Date & Time: 5 February 2015, 2:30pm – 3:30pm AEDT.  You may view your local time here. Presenters: Sue Gregory, University of New England To Register: You may register for the webinar here.  After registering, you will receive an email with… Continue reading

ASCILITE NEWS 2015 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 approximately 100 members having taken part… Continue reading

ASCILITE NEWS AJET Issue 30(6) Published We are pleased to advise that the sixth issue of the Australasian Journal of Educational Technology for 2014 has been published.   The editorial for AJET Issue 30(6) and the articles it contains are available from the AJET website. As always we would like to thank our team of Associate Editors, Helen Farley, Timothy Teo,… Continue reading

ASCILITE NEWS ascilite2014 Conference Retrospective The 31st ascilite Conference, ‘Rhetoric and Reality’ was hosted in Dunedin last week by the University of Otago and Otago Polytechnic, and invited contributions which took a critical perspective on educational technology. We are really interested to find out about your experience at the conference. If you haven’t yet done… Continue reading

ASCILITE NEWS Reminder to attend AGM at ascilite2014, 24 November This is a reminder that the Annual General Meeting will take place today, Monday 24 November during the conference in Dunedin.  The meeting details are as follows: Time: 12:45pm – 1:25pm, Monday 24 November Place: Room 1, St David Theatre Building, Otago University If you… Continue reading

ASCILITE NEWS ascilite 2014 Conference Update Only 13 more sleeps until ascilite2014 lifts off so make sure you do your own final ‘safety’ check before leaving for the conference!   Accommodation is selling out, so don’t delay, book now – there are still great places to stay within easy walking distance of the conference. Presenters Presenters… Continue reading

ASCILITE NEWS Issue 30(5) of the Australasian Journal of Educational Technology Published We are pleased to advise that the fifth issue of the Australasian Journal of Educational Technology for 2014 has recently been published. The editorial for AJET Issue 30(5) and the articles it contains are available from this link. Please feel free to circulate this link and… Continue reading

ASCILITE NEWS ascilite 2014 Conference Update Our keynote lineup of Carmel McNaught, Sara de Freitas and Niki Davis are leading an exciting programme of speakers, papers, sharing practice sessions and symposia in ascilite2014. Google Cardboard Challenge Get your thinking caps and goggles on. In 150 words or less describe an educational application for Google cardboard… Continue reading

ASCILITE NEWS ascilite 2014 Conference Update Early Bird Registration Closes This Week Earlybird registration closed on Friday 3 October so don’t miss out on this special early registration rate. If your paper has been accepted, remember at least one author must register and attend ascilite2014 in order for the paper to appear in the published… Continue reading

ASCILITE NEWS Latest Issue of AJET Published The Editors of AJET are pleased to advise that the third issue of the Australasian Journal of Educational Technology for 2014 has recently been published.    The editorial for AJET Issue 30(4) and the articles it contains are available on the AJET website here. As always the editors would like to thank… Continue reading

ASCILITE NEWS ascilite 2014 Conference Update Submissions Thanks to all those who made submissions and a huge thanks to our team of reviewers. We have been impressed by the care and attention to detail of so many reviewers. This important work ensures ascilite is a quality venue for the dissemination of research and practice outputs.… Continue reading

ASCILITE NEWS ascilite 2014 Conference Update Accommodation is filling fast so please consider booking your acccommodation soon if you hace a hotel preference.   You will find further information on the conference website here.  And just a reminder that Early Bird rates are open until 3 October. For updates, stay tuned to http://2014conference.ascilite.org and follow us… Continue reading

ASCILITE NEWS ascilite 2014 Conference News Thanks to all for a great response to our call for submissions.   Submissions are now closed and reviewing is well underway. At this stage, we expect to notify authors of the outcome of their submissions on the 24 August. There is something for everyone in our exciting workshop programme:… Continue reading

ASCILITE NEWS ascilite 2014 Update, Dunedin, 23 – 26 November, 2014 Submission Deadline Thanks to all for a great response to our call for submissions. Due to the number of requests for a little more time we have extended the final deadline through to today (21 July 2014).   Absolutely no extensions can be given… Continue reading

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