Category Archives: Pilots and Implementation

Some reflections on using the Portfolio Feedback Tool

Guy has blogged about the development of the Portfolio Feedback Tool and some of the issues we (mainly he) identified.  The tool itself is not quite at ‘production’ stage, but is usable enough that I decided to use it to … Continue reading

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Collation of feedback from Legal Skills workshops

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Summary of recent work

Summary of activity since the last Steering Group meeting: Clarification and further ongoing work on evaluation The evaluation of software created using the Rapid Prototyping development method is necessarily incremental and the acceptance of the tools themselves is a significant … Continue reading

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Legal Skills workshops — first impressions

I’ve been meaning, for some time, to post about the pilots for the DEVELOP Project but various other deadlines and duties have prevented me from doing so. On Thursday and Friday of last week, I ran a series of workshops … Continue reading

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External Pilot

At the last Steering Group, Mark Gamble from the University of Bedfordshire informed us that they are now just in the process of setting a virtual machine to act as server for piloting the Video Upload widget we have developed. … Continue reading

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Approaches to Technical Evaluation

Although I’ve written many posts on meeting with pilot leads and interested parties, it’s occured to me that I’ve never fully elaborated on my original post (“Invitation to Pilot”) and explained the way in which we are effectively evaluating the … Continue reading

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Meeting with Joe Doak, Real Estate and Planning

I got in touch with Joe Doak from Real Estate and Planning about the DEVELOP Project some time ago. Not only was he on the ASSET Project, looking at video feedback and feed-forward, but I have previously looked at tools … Continue reading

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More on Legal Skills and e-portfolios

Following the DEVELOP Project Lunch the previous Friday, I went to meet Louise Hague over in the School of Law to discuss how to take the piloting of the e-portfolio widgets forward. I met with her back in December to see … Continue reading

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DEVELOP Project Lunch Summary

Last Friday, the Project Team gave a summary of the DEVELOP Project’s aims and the work done so far at a SeLCs’ (School e-Learning Co-ordinators) lunch event. About twenty people attended, five of them pilot leads from the project who … Continue reading

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Visits to Leeds and London

Though it was some time ago now, I thought it’d be worth posting some belated thoughts on the two events I attended in mid-April. The Blackboard Teaching and Learning Conference took place in Leeds from 12th-13th April this year, though … Continue reading

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