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ENLIGHT Teaching and Learning Conference – call for proposals until 12 May

The fourth ENLIGHT Teaching and Learning Conference will take place at the University of Tartu from 7 to 9 October 2024. The conference theme is Innovation and Creativity in Higher Education.

The ENLIGHT Teaching and Learning Conference is an annual event that convenes teaching staff, programme directors, educational developers, students, and other stakeholders. Participants are invited to share their experiences and ideas on how to connect innovative teaching and learning practices with the ENLIGHT educational goals.

The staff and students of the University of Tartu are welcome to propose their presentations until 12 May via a web form. The possible paths of reflection are aimed towards innovation and in creativity higher education: supporting creativity and innovation in education through active learning and engagement, designing learning environments that foster creativity and innovation, GenAI’s impact on creativity, society's expectations for a creative university, challenges in assessing innovation and creativity, and the fine boundaries between failure and a creative idea.

The contributions may be in a variety of formats, from oral presentations and poster presentations to workshops and roundtables. The presentations and workshops will take place at the University of Tartu.

Altogether, the University of Tartu can send 20 staff members and five students to the conference (including people making presentations and organising workshops as well as audience). The audience registration will open in May.

See more about the conference and possible contribution formats.


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