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    Reflecting on 2017/18: the Education Symposium, the LSE/LSESU Teaching Awards Evening and some examples of activities in academic departments

Reflecting on 2017/18: the Education Symposium, the LSE/LSESU Teaching Awards Evening and some examples of activities in academic departments

As we approach the end of the Summer Term, the Education Blog team have been taking the opportunity to reflect on some of the outstanding educational practice at LSE in 2017/18.

On the 9th May, the Education Symposium, and the Students’ Union Teaching Awards event provided an opportunity for colleagues to network, share best practice and hear about a range […]

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    Pro Director Education Vision Fund update- The Philosophy Exchange

Pro Director Education Vision Fund update- The Philosophy Exchange

Today’s post outlines the success of the Department of Philosophy, Logic and Scientific Method’s Pro-Director Education Vision Funded project, the Philosophy Exchange. You can find out more about the Philosophy Exchange and other School-funded projects at the LSE Education Symposium on Wednesday 9th May.

Launched in Lent Term, the Philosophy Exchange was designed to give undergraduate students the chance to […]

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    ‘Tongue Lash’: An act of decolonising pedagogy through hip-hop poetry and dialogue

‘Tongue Lash’: An act of decolonising pedagogy through hip-hop poetry and dialogue

Today, LSE LIFE’s Dr Sara Camacho-Felix considers questions around decolonising the curriculum and explains how working with Poetcurious and other spoken word artists to create an event for students, alumni, staff and the wider community created a space to explore themes including empathy and ownership in society in an inclusive and illuminating way. To find out more about setting […]

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    New Student Academic Mentorship programme launched in LSE LIFE

New Student Academic Mentorship programme launched in LSE LIFE

LSE LIFE Learning Developer Jenny Stowar describes how an idea from two undergraduate students has led to the launch of the new Student Academic Mentorship programme and tells us more about the training Student Academic Mentors from four LSE departments have received from LSE LIFE.

This year in LSE LIFE we are piloting a new student-to-student undergraduate mentoring programme, Student […]

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    LSE Education Awards 2016/17: what is ‘excellent teaching’?

LSE Education Awards 2016/17: what is ‘excellent teaching’?

In 2016/17, LSE’s teaching awards identified and celebrated the work of 262 teaching staff. To understand more about what staff and students identify as excellent teaching, the Educational Strategy Unit collected and analysed nomination statements from the LSE Class Teacher Awards (CTAs), LSE Excellence in Education Awards (EIEAs) and LSESU Teaching Excellence Awards (SUTEAs).

Dame Minouche Shafik addresses recipients of […]

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