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2020 Detox Regime
January 4, 2020 1:33 am by Anne-Marie Scott
As I am busy Marie Kondo-ing the heck out of packing for my imminent departure from these shores* I was reminded by a couple of blog posts about the TRU Digital Detox, which starts up this Monday. I signed up for this when the first … Continue reading 2020 Detox Regime
2019: Inspiration and Hope
January 3, 2020 6:22 pm by Open World
2019 was a difficult year by any standards, what with Brexit looming, the disastrous general election, the strike, and other issues rather closer to home. However I don’t want to dwell on the negatives, instead I want to focus on the people and events that inspired me and gave me hope over the course of […]
OER digital curation using Xerte within a Master of Public Health online group assignment
December 17, 2019 4:03 pm by Lorna M Campbell
This talk by Brendan Owers, Usher Institute, and Alison Christie, University of Edinburgh Business School, was presented at the ALT [...]


Open Ed is off to talk about academic blogging to our GeoSciences Outreach students who have been responsible for producing many of the fabulous #OERs on out TES Resources channel #STEM #blogging

@EdinburghUni and @OpenEdEdinburgh have already hosted and chaired the conference in 2016, and I can highly recommend the experience! We're very happy to talk to anyone who wants to know more about what's involved. #OER21 #OER16

The University's OER Service also has some helpful mental health resources that are free to use & download, including this Mental Health & Wellbeing Booklet that encourages small changes in daily life & promotes healthy coping strategies #OER #MentalHealth OpenEdEdinburgh photo