Teaching observations at a distance – the effectiveness of the process and the impact on practice

Authors Dr Ayona Silva-Fletcher, Course Director & Senior Lecturer in Veterinary Education, Royal Veterinary College Kirsty Magnier, Distance learning developer, Royal Veterinary College Kim Whittlestone, Senior Lecturer in Independent Learning, Deputy Director Professional Studies & Learning Support Officer, Royal Veterinary College Project reports Teaching observations at a distance (TRA Silva-Fletcher – final report) [518kb, pdf] Teaching observations at a distance (TRA Silva-Fletcher – … Continue reading

CDE Seminar: Developing teachers from a distance

Presented by: Ayona Silva-Fletcher (Course Director and Senior Lecturer in Veterinary Education, Royal Veterinary College) and Kim Whittlestone (Independent and e-Learning Specialist, Royal Veterinary College): http://www.live.ac.uk/html/people.html.  Distance learning programmes are increasingly being used to develop teachers and their teaching at a distance. How is this development monitored and assessed? How do we evaluate the teacher … Continue reading

CDE Fellow: Ayona Silva-Fletcher

Dr Ayona Silva-Fletcher, Course Director – MSc Veterinary Education, Royal Veterinary College Ayona qualified as a veterinarian from the University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka and then did an MSc in Animal Nutrition and a PhD in University of Aberdeen, UK. Her PhD was on rumen bacteria and she spent most of her time in Aberdeen … Continue reading