Author Archives: George Roberts


About George Roberts

George has been at Oxford Brookes since 2000 and joined OCSLD in June 2006 as an Educational Developer (e-Learning). In his previous role he advised the Head of e-Learning and the Senior Management Team of the University on policy for off-campus e-learning and e-learning partnerships. He leads the MA Education (Higher Education) and teaches on the Postgraduate Certificate in Teaching in Higher Education (PCTHE) as well as conducting Course Design Intensives (CDIs) and other educational development activities: workshops and consultancies. He leads the organisation of the annual Brookes Learning and Teaching Conference (BLTC) and is Managing Editor of the Higher Education Journal of Learning and Teaching. George is a visiting Lecturer at Cranfield University and a Visiting Fellow of Edge Hill University. He wrote his doctorate (July 2011) at the University of Southampton on biographical narratives of adult users of a community IT centre on a large social housing estate.

Technology Enhanced Learning

This site is for supporting the Technology Enhanced Learning workshops being run for the PGCAP at Cranfield University in 2014 and 2015. This site is made using readily available tools: WordPress, Google Docs, Slideshare, YouTube.

Before the workshop please view: Cranfield TEL (Needs Cranfield log-in)


For a quick heads up:

  • If you have prepared a Blackboard site for Module 1, we will use this session to enhance your site with with a short (<3 min) video introducing the site/module and personalising it
  • If you have not undertaken this activity, you will sketch a short online learning activity using available TEL tools, and mock up the activity.

Direct link to file.

Introductory video

Link to the transcript.

Slide set

Slides from the 2014 sessions: Technology Enhanced Learning from George Roberts

Becky tells the story of wifi at Shrivenham