Creative Teaching



References and Further Resources


Redecker, C., Leis, M., Leendertse, M., Punie, Y., Gijsbers, G., Kirschner, P., Stoyanov, S. & Hoogveld, B. (2011): The Future of Learning: Preparing for Change, JRC Scientific and Technical Reports: European Commission, Institute for Prospective Technological Studies

Further resources

Association for Learning Technology, socia media wiki

Bring your own device for learning (BYOD4L) an open facilitated and stand-alone course around the use of mobile social media

MMU Social Media Policy

Sheffield Hallam University: Using social media for learning

JISC social media links

JISC RSC Regional Support Centre Wales, Social media for student engagement: 20 good practice suggestions for higher education in Wales

Social media for learning at pinterest

Student Guide to Social Media developed by Leeds, Manchester and York Universities




Read the MMU Social Media Policy


CPD Opportunities

Suggested CPD activities:

Engage with the resources about and reflect on what you have discovered and learnt.

Develop your ideas around by considering actions you can take to enhance your practice.

Consider using a portfolio to capture your reflections and share with others.

flex You might want to consider engaging with these activities and gaining CPD experience or academic credits with the FLEX scheme »

MMU Strategy and Policy

Manchester Met Education Strategy and Learning and Teaching Principles

Principle 1: "We will provide an excellent learning environment and outstanding student experience"

Principle 2:
"MMU provides an innovative, flexible, sustainable, enterprising and internationalised curriculum."