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The 2020 edtech hotlist

Our edtech and codesign team help address the sector’s biggest challenges. We’re working with Emerge Education to bring together edtech startups and our members. Within the edtech and codesign team we find innovative ways to work with strategic leaders, startups and students. We want to enable new edtech ideas that can benefit the further and […]

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Join our Edtech Coffee discussion

Join us to discuss the emergent technologies in higher and further education that are shaping the future of edtech. We want to look at the gap around what is available now and what is needed in edtech, the impact of emerging technologies and emerging behaviours around edtech. We are holding Edtech Coffee discussions online, Fridays […]

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Design Sprint with Academic Audio

What if there was the equivalent of Amazon Audible for academic journals? I’d like to introduce Academic Audio. Their idea to create a service that provides audio versions of journal articles or required reading, with students paid to make the recordings.  Over the summer we ran an online version of the Google Ventures Design Sprint  […]

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Virtual lab and fieldwork

To say that the coronavirus pandemic has caused significant disruption would be an understatement, with the entire education sector affected in one way or another. With any luck things will creep back to something approaching normality. However, the past months have highlighted the need to be prepared for disruptive events in the future, in whatever […]

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Would you like to chat?

In July this year the Jisc EdTech and Innovation team ran a live chat experiment.  We’d been doing some research and noted that many people we spoke to felt that often they’re were being given guidance when what they wanted was help.  We wondered if allowing people to ask us anything they wanted in a […]