Social solidarity co-operatives for higher education

My talk for the 'Co-operative higher education/What next for the co-operative university?' panel at the 'Learning together: Perspectives in co-operative education' conference, December 9th 2014. Conversion, dissolution, creation Some of you may be aware of a bibliography I've been maintaining over the last year that is an attempt to collect anything written relating to co-operative higher education. … Continue reading Social solidarity co-operatives for higher education

‘The university as a hackerspace’: Can interventions in teaching and learning drive university strategy?

I have been invited to the Jisc Digital Festival this year as an 'expert speaker'. Here is the abstract of my talk. It reflects on Jisc-funded projects I have led at Lincoln and introduces a new initiative I am working on to develop a Masters level research degree, codenamed: 'The university as a hackerspace'. The … Continue reading ‘The university as a hackerspace’: Can interventions in teaching and learning drive university strategy?