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Pedagogy Interim Review May 2017

This meeting will take place from Monday May 1st to Wednesday May 3rd. It will bring together Piet Kommers (Helix5). Hamish Macleod and Jen Ross (Edinburgh) and members of the Warwick project team to include Mike Joy, Meurig Beynon, Steve Russ, Jonny Foss and Nick Pope. The venue will be the Computer Science building: room CS1.01 will be available on Monday and CS3.25 / CS3.08 will be used on Tuesday.

Agenda items include:

  1. Review of the evaluation aspects of the project to date, in conjunction with:
    • proposals for maximising the use of the project budget
    • preliminary drafting of relevant sections of the final report
  2. Current status of the open online course on making construals
  3. Plans for the CONSTRUIT 2017 conference:
    • Current status of the conference preparations
    • Submissions made to date
    • Preliminary draft for the conference programme
    • Discussion of those aspects of the conference programme associated with pedagogy and evaluation.
  4. Review of current progress and further preparation of resources for SciFest 2017 (May 11th-13th)

We shall address this agenda through informal discussion and demonstration following an outline timetable:

Monday 1st May

10.00 - 10.15 CS1.01 Review of the agenda and refinement of the timetable for the meeting

10.15 - 11.00 CS1.01 Review of the MCE and the online resources associated with it


11.30 - 12.30 CS1.01 Planning for the afternoon Open House 'evaluation' session


13.30 - 14.00 CS0.01 Preparation / set up for the Open House 'evaluation' session

14.00 - 16. 00 CS0.01 CONSTRUIT Open House session with Warwick CS undergraduate students (schedule)


16.30 - 17.30 CS1.01 Reflection and review of Open House activities

Tuesday 2nd May

10.00 - 11.00 CS3.25 Overview of the plans for the CONSTRUIT 2017 conference: delegation to partners


11.30 - 12.00 CS3.25 Review of planned sessions / schedule for CONSTRUIT 2017 / submissions

12.00 - 12.30 CS3.25 Framing the CONSTRUIT 2017 Saturday programme "Broader Educational Context"


13.30 - 14.00 CS3.25 Networking issues: compiling names of possible attendees / contributors / sponsors

14.00 - 16.00 CS3.25 Plans for the open online course

Break / Departmental seminar from Georgina Cosma at NTU

17.00 - 18.00 CS3.25 Final phase of CONSTRUIT! project management

Wednesday 3rd May

09.00 - 10.00 CS3.25 Plans for SciFest 2017 workshop: the internal combustion engine model / worksheet

10.00 - 11.00 CS3.25 Reviewing the open online resources for the non-stop workshop at SciFest 2017

End of meeting