Latest Digest from Elearning Support – 18 April 2019

1. News and Information

Farewell – Brenda Poller

North TEL Support are sad to report that Brenda is retiring on 11 June 2019.

Brenda has been a significant part of the e-Learning/TEL Support team since it was first established in 2008. We wish her a well-deserved break from working life but she will be missed.

North TEL Event – 11 June 2019 – attend live or stream on Periscope

Join us for a day of Immersive Technologies at the next North TEL Event at Northumbria University, Newcastle 11 June 2019.

As well as a range of speakers and playing with the latest gadgets the day will provide you an excellent opportunity to network with colleagues across the North.
For more information or to register visit:

If you can’t make the day we will be streaming the morning talks  live on Periscope on @NWSEN.  You can also follow the day on Twitter at  #NorthTEL
For an agenda and timings of the day visit:

e-LfH hits the million mark

Health Education England’s e-Learning for Healthcare (HEE e-LfH) programme has reached the significant milestone of one million users on the HEE e-LfH Hub. There are currently more than 210 e-Learning programmes being developed and delivered, comprising more than 24,000 e-Learning sessions. The sessions are delivered in partnership with professional bodies, including Royal Colleges and associations, NHS organisations, charities and other health and care organisations. All HEE e-LfH’s programmes are available via the HEE e-LfH Hub, with most also being available via the Electronic Staff Record.

For more information about HEE e-LfH visit:

2. New Resources

Career Planning e-Learning programme for core doctors

Health Education England e-Learning for Healthcare (HEE e-LfH) has developed three bespoke e-Learning courses to help core medicine, surgery and psychiatry doctors make informed career choices and effective applications for future career steps. These courses are the latest in a number of bespoke career planning courses developed for health professionals within the e-Learning for Healthcare career planning programme. The e-Learning resource is available on the e-LfH Hub, the Electronic Staff Record (ESR) and via AICC links.

For more information about the programme visit:

3. Events


Introducing Hot New Social And UGC Features For Informal Learning From Adobe Captivate Prime – 4 June 2019, 12:00PM EDT (5:00PM BST)

In this webinar, Allen Partridge, Adobe’s Head of Evangelism, will show you how to facilitate a culture of learning within your organization by providing informal learning materials and user generated content.

For more information or to register visit:

How to make sure your learning evaluations make the grade – Join us on Tuesday – 4 June 2019, 10.00AM PT (6:00PM BST)

This 30-minute session led by Erin Melvin, Director of Client Engagement at Lambda Solutions, will show you how your e-Learning initiatives can benefit from truly meaningful learning assessment and evaluation methods.

For more information or to register visit:

AI and Machine Learning – June 6th, 2019, 4.00PM CEST (3:00PM BST)

For more information or to register visit:

Workshop / conference

TELFest – The Technology Enhanced Learning Festival – 2 – 4 July 2019, University of Sheffield

Technology Enhanced Learning (TEL) is increasingly becoming embedded across the Higher Education Sector. TELFest is the University of Sheffield’s Technology Enhanced Learning Festival, designed to help academic and teaching staff make the most of technology to enrich learning and teaching. The festival takes place annually and draws on expertise from colleagues across the University and the sector, to deliver a wide range of talks, workshops and discussions. Regardless of your previous Technology Enhanced Learning experience, the festival has been developed to ensure that you walk away both inspired and equipped with the skills required to enhance your current practice.
To more information or to register for the event visit:

Learning Technologies Summer Forum – 11 July 2019, London

Designed to further develop the key learning themes from February’s Learning Technologies exhibition and conference, this unique free event is your chance to explore the most popular topics from Learning Technologies 2019.

For more information or to register visit:

4. Learning Technology Articles and Information


Education horizon-scanning bulletin – May 2019
A digest of recent studies and articles related to healthcare, nursing and medical education, produced by John Gale at Mid-Cheshire NHS Foundation Trust.

TEL News is your monthly update keeping you up to speed with all the national work on Technology Enhanced Learning (TEL) in health and care.

Knowledge Nuggets – NHS Education for Scotland


Get Ready for 5G – Reshaping Teaching and Learning in the Digital Age

5 Benefits of Artificial Intelligence in e-Learning [Infographic]

How To Use An Interactive eBook In e-Learning?

Why Details Are Important in Your e-Learning Design

New laws of robotics needed to tackle AI: expert

17 Tips for Writing e-Learning Scripts

Get Managers on Board with Benefits of Accessible eLearning

Enhancing the Learning Experience by Leveraging Learner Analytics with Seth Puri, EVP Global Sales and Marketing, Gutenberg Technology

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