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Michael Sankey
Works at University of Southern Queensland
Attended Melbourne Grammer
Lives in Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia
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Presented at the ACODE 67 Workshop: 'Assessment practices and technology enhanced learning', on the 26 March 2015 at ACU Melbourne
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The LTLI will be held in August this year. For those aspiring to be leaders in technology enhanced learning and teaching; you will want to be there.
Every two years ACODE (Australasian Council on Online Distance and eLearning) hold their major Learning Technologies Leadership Institute. The Institute is for those who would aspire to be leaders, or enhance their leadership skills, within the area of technology enhanced learning at their institution. It is not for those who offer advise in this area, but for those who will potentialy lead their institution in this area, at some point in the fut...
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A presentation on the refreshed ACODE Benchmarks, presented at the Digital Rural Futures Conference at USQ on 26 June 2014.
Benchmarking for future growth, a must for institutions with a strong regional focus: You are not alone. A presentation on the refreshed ACODE Benchmarks for t…
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Presented at ACODE 64: Developing Staff Digital Literacies Concepts, Policies and Practices for Staff. University of Waikato, New Zealand. 20-21 March.
Presented at ACODE 64: Developing Staff Digital Literacies Concepts, Policies and Practices for Staff. University of Waikato, New Zealand. 20-21 March.
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An article just published today by Kepple, Suddaby & Hard (2015) entitled ‘Assuring best practice in technology-enhanced learning environments’ got me thinking about how we train our teaching staff in good practice (or not). The authors highlight a range of good practice reports that the ALTC had commissioned over recent years as being one measure of good practice (and they are). But the challenge is, getting our academic staff to sit down and re...
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Mahara is an open source ePortfolio and social networking web application. It provides users with tools to create and maintain a digital portfolio of their learning and social networking features to allow users to interact with each other.
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Presented at the ACODE 64 business meeting, on the future state of the ACODE Benchmarks.
Presentation to the ACODE 64 Business meeting on the future state of the ACODE Benchmarks, March 2014.
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Presented last week at Christchurch Polytechnic
Professional development workshop conducted at Christchurch Polytechnic Institute of Technology. New Zealand. 18 March.
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Academic
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Technology Enhanced Learning (TEL); Multimodal Design; e-Learning Technologies; Distance and Online Learning; Web 2.0 Affordances; Benchmarking; Visual and Multi Literacy; Academic Professional Development; Instructional Design; Web Design; e-Learning Pedagogies and Learning Styles.
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  • University of Southern Queensland
    Director, Learning Environments and Media, 2012 - present
    Michael is the Director, Learning Environments and Media at the University Southern Queensland. He specialises in elearning pedagogies, learning technologies, multimodal design,visual and multiliteracies. He has worked in Higher Education for some 24 years and is particularly interested in how constructively aligned and aesthetically enhanced learning environments can better transmit concepts to students, particularly those from diverse backgrounds.
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Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia
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Passionate advocate for technology enhanced learning
Introduction
Michael is currently the Director, Learning Environments and Media at the University Southern Queensland. He specialises in elearning pedagogies, multimodal design,visual and multiliteracies. He has worked in Higher Education for over 21 years and is particularly interested in how constructively aligned and aesthetically enhanced learning environments can better transmit concepts to students, particularly those from diverse backgrounds. 
Education
  • Melbourne Grammer
    primary and secondary school, 1965 - 1976
  • Prahran College Advanced Education
    Diploma of Arts and Design (Photography)
  • University of Southern Queensland
    Bachelor of Creative Arts
  • University of Southern Queensland
    Bachelor of Arts (Honours)
  • University of Southern Queensland
    Masters of Education
  • Queensland University of Technology
    Doctor of Education
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