In the context of subject-level TEF, we at CTaLE wanted to highlight our focus on student employability through the use of hands-on methods and projects. This post is based on CTaLE’s views reflecting on the Rethinking Economics Employers Report 2018 and should not be attributed to UCL or any other associated organisation. It is more … More Response to the Rethinking Employers Report 2018
In the months leading up to the US midterm elections on Tuesday November 6th, my social media was full of reminders from friends, family, and celebrities pushing for people to exercise their voting rights. Given that I hold US citizenship, I wanted to know every aspect of the elections – which seats could be flipped, … More Economics and Elections (US edition)
Great achievements within the CTaLE community! This year, our very own Dr. Parama Chaudhury has been recognised as Principal Fellow alongside Dr. Cloda Jenkins who has been recognised as Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (HEA). Other members of CTaLE who have also been recognised are Dr. Silvia Dal Bianco, a Senior Fellow, and … More CTaLE HEA Fellowship Announcement
Last week, members of CTaLE attended a combined UCL Economics and Engineering Department seminar featuring Dr. S. Raj Chaudhury, the Executive Director of the University of South Alabama’s Innovation in Learning Center, who presented on “Multiple Representations for STEM disciplines – application from the learning sciences.” Through engaging learning materials such as a children’s storybook, … More Review: 22nd October Economics Education seminar
Hello all! The events page has been updated to reflect all the exciting things CTaLE will be hosting. Make sure to check it out to keep up to date on events such as our Economics Education seminar series (2018-2019) and ExploreEcon 2019.
At the beginning of each academic year, we at CTaLE are excited to start up one of our signature projects, the First Year Challenge (FYC). This past Friday (October 12th, 2018) was the deadline for the FYC and we’re looking forward to seeing what the students have come up with. Check out our YouTube channel for … More It’s that time of the year: First Year Challenge!
Happy beginning of the term! We’ve lined up two Economics Education Seminars to kick-start the new year. Please email the CTaLE programme administrator, Madeleine Adamson, if you would like to attend either. When/Where: Monday, 22nd October, 1-2pm at Malet Place Engineering Building 1.02 (co-hosted with UCL’s Centre for Engineering Education) Speaker: Dr. S. Raj Chaudhury … More Economics Education seminar series for Term 1 2018-19 announced!