1st November SFDN site visit @ Ecole Hôtelière de Lausanne

1st November SFDN site visit @ Ecole Hôtelière de Lausanne

to register, please send an email to ariane.dumont@heig-vd.ch


Tuesday 1st November 2016 – Free for SFDN members (80CHF for non-members)

9:30 – 10: Welcome coffee

10am – 10:30: Faculty development at EHL. Key initiatives, programs and challenges (Hilary Murphy)

10:30-12:30: Workshop on digital tools (Rachel Plews)

12:30 – 1:30: Lunch

1:30: Site Visit of EHL Campus http://www.ehl.edu/en


Digital Tools Workshop Description:

EHL is getting ready launch its first online courses in 2017.  In order to prepare faculty to teach online and to encourage them to think about how technology can enhance their teaching and learning in the traditional classroom, various faculty development workshops and program have been developed and launched to support these initiatives.  In this workshop, we will explore some of the digital tools our faculty have been using in their classrooms and discuss the impact it has had on their teaching. Participants will be encouraged to reflect and share their own experiences with technology in the classroom using the Technological Pedagogical Content Knowledge (TPACK) Framework.


Registration: Ariane.dumont@heig-vd.ch

Deadline for registration: 24th October


Ariane Dumont has developped the Center for Teaching and Learning at Yverdon Western University of Applied Sciences, she is the Academic Director of the Certificate of Advanced Studies in Higher Education at the western Switzerland University of Applied Sciences HES-SO. She is serving as President of SFDN since 2017. She is a Council Member at ICED International COnsortium for Educational Development, as the representative of switzerland.

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