Information Services

Training for hybrid teaching

Find online training and drop-in sessions about tools and approaches for delivering hybrid teaching. This section also incudes on-demand tutorials, videos and links to self-enrol courses.

We are offering regular taught sessions delivered fully online. We will review this based on demand so please continue to check back regularly. All sessions can be booked via the Events Channel on MyEd, or by using the links below.

Sessions about the core toolset for hybrid teaching:

Sessions about additional tools and considerations for hybrid teaching:

Sessions about course design for hybrid teaching:

If you require support on a specific matter or you have any queries or feedback, please let us know via the IS Helpline.

Using Blackboard Collaborate in Learn

Find out how to use the Virtual Classroom (Blackboard Collaborate) for digital teaching and group work.

Hybrid teaching - drop in session

Learn more about hybrid teaching.

Using Media Hopper Create and Replay for Digital Teaching

Training and guidance on how to record short videos to share with your students through Learn or to re-use last year's lecture recording.

Using Learn to engage with students

Discover the key elements in adding content and engaging students within a Learn course.

Copyright, licensing, and open materials for digital teaching

This one-hour information session aims to provide teaching staff with the information to use copyright and licensed materials in the core toolset to support digital teaching. 

ABC Train the Trainer Workshop

This one hour event is to show participants how to run their own ABC Learning design sessions, using a pre-tested set of digital tools and processes.  

Introduction to Blogging for Digital and Hybrid Teaching

This new one-hour workshop explores how academic blogging can be used to support digital and hybrid teaching.

An Edinburgh Model for Teaching Online (self-enrol course)

This self-led (non-taught) teaching programme is designed to provide participants with a research-led learning experience in a model of online teaching distilled from the ongoing body of online programmes at the University of Edinburgh.

New Learning Technologist Development

A skills development toolkit for staff new to roles working with learning technology across the University.