Archive March 2015

3rd Meeting SIG Curriculum Development

On the third meeting of the SIG “Curriculum Development” (23/03/2015) the following topics were discussed

  • Concepts for curriculum development
  • Practices of curriculum development
  • Existing guidelines

Please refer to the SIG page for documentation:

The next meeting will take on 9th June 2015, 9am. Please fill in the Doodle till 2nd april 2015.

Please register here:


ICED Continental Symposium: “Evidence-based Educational Development”, June 14 & 15, Victoria, British Columbia

Presidents and Educational leaders from 24 countries around the world will participate in an outstanding collaboration of workshops, panels and open conversations. This continental symposium will dive into a range of evidence-based practices across disciplines and professional practice and push the boundaries of development by sharing very diverse perspectives. Engage with these leaders as they unpack and reveal national approaches that generate evidence worth sharing in a variety of contexts.


Please find details here:



SFDN-Workshop on Academic Writing: Strategies for Inspiring Faculty and Yourself

What evidence-based strategies can academic developers use to inspire faculty to write more confidently, prolifically, and with greater pleasure?

Workshop with Helen Sword (University of Auckland)

Wed, 13 May 2015, 9.30 a.m. – 4 p.m.

University of Berne, UniS Schanzeneckstrasse 1

Details can be found here: SFDNworkshop_AcademicWriting_13May2015.

Please register here:


Looking forward to seeing you in Berne on May 13!


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