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EDI workshop 2

Introduction to EDI in Teaching and Learning Workshops

Explore what inclusive learning and teaching is – or could be – and gain an overview of key sector contexts and challenges. Participants will be supported to reflect on their own practice or approach in a friendly space, and learn from the latest research and case studies.
Early bird offer 2021-22

These two-part workshop will provide an introduction to the current HE landscape; Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) duties and opportunities; and some of the key EDI challenges facing the sector. Delegates will be introduced to different approaches and understandings of inclusive pedagogy, build confidence in discussing issues of inclusion and equity, and provided opportunities to analyse and reflect on their own professional practice.

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Who is delivering the course?

This session will be delivered by Advance HE Senior Advisers specialising in both EDI and learning and teaching.

Jess Moody

Senior Adviser
Advance HE
Jess Moody
A Senior Adviser at Advance HE, focusing on inclusive learning and teaching, and tackling structural inequalities across the staff and student lifecycles in higher education. She has supported a range of universities and colleges with issues such as strategy and culture, exploring inclusive curricula, tackling awarding gaps, and enhancing equitable assessment.

Dr Patrick Baughan

Senior Learning Advisor
Advance HE
Patrick Baughan
Patrick is a Senior Learning Advisor at Advance HE. He advises and supports UK and international higher education institutions about all aspects of pedagogy, including learning, teaching and assessment, and Education for Sustainable Development (ESD).
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The blended module involves two half-day online workshops, and c. 1 hour of independent reflection and reading. Indicative content:

  • Sector landscape on inclusive education: challenges and change, drivers and duties.
  • Centring the student: inclusion, experience, and belonging
  • Routes to inclusion: introduction to different models of inclusive pedagogy and practice
  • Becoming a reflective inclusive practitioner.
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Learning outcomes

On completion, participants should be able to: 

  • Understand the wider sector context for inclusive LTA, and the roles of educators within that
  • Confidently discuss issues of inclusion and equity in LTA with other educators 
  • Critically reflect on their own inclusive practice (as teachers, or supporters of teaching) 
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Upcoming dates

Introduction to EDI in Teaching and Learning - Cohort A

Start date: 7 October 2021
Location: Virtual
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Introduction to EDI in Teaching and Learning - Cohort B

Start date: 1 March 2022
Location: Virtual