Category Archives: Developments

Blended Learning and Sustainable Development

Delighted to announce the publication of a new book chapter on “Blended Learning and Sustainable Development.” The concept of blended learning has its origins in the 1960’s when new options for technology-mediated education became available to complement conventional approaches to … Continue reading

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Sustainable Higher Education Systems

Delighted to announce the publication of a new book chapter on “Sustainable Higher Education Systems” Higher Education (HE) systems comprise institutions whose function is to support, develop and deliver teaching and learning at post-secondary or tertiary level. Many HE institutions … Continue reading

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New online teaching unit based on SusTEACH is now launched on OpenLearn

A new online teaching unit based on the SusTEACH project was launched July 2013 on the OpenLearn platform entitled The environmental impact of teaching and learning by Sally Caird and Andy Lane with Ed Swithenby.

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New study unit for OpenLearn- ‘The environmental impact of teaching and learning’

A new free study unit based on SusTEACH will be shortly be available on the LearningSpace website with OpenLearn. This OpenLearn unit entitled ‘the environmental impacts of teaching and learning’ should be launched July 2013. This aims to support the … Continue reading

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SusTEACH video now available !

The SusTEACH project was a finalist in the Green Gown Awards 2012. To support this we have produced a video about the SusTEACH project at the OU is now available on youtube http://youtu.be/FyqhQ1W5rA8 This will be promoted throughout the extensive … Continue reading

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Green Gown Awards

The SusTEACH project was a finalist in the Green Gown Awards 2012 following recognition of the contribution of this research and development project to ‘greening’ teaching and learning in higher education systems.

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SusTEACH news

The SusTEACH project was shortlisted for the Green Gown Award. We attended the ceremony held in the Great Hall of University of Birmingham which was a glittering black tie event. There are ongoing discussions and developments with senior staff in … Continue reading

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