Student Success Toolbox Blog

2505, 2016

Dissemination Workshop – Edtech Conference – May 26th

May 25th, 2016|

The next dissemination workshop for the Student Success Toolbox project  takes place on Thursday 26th May at the Edtech 2016 conference.

If you are coming to this event please consider watching the following video, and definitely ready this document, before coming to the workshop.

The aim

905, 2016

Dissemination Workshop – IT Sligo – 13th May

May 9th, 2016|

You are invited to attend the ‘Student Success Workshop: A set of tools to support adult, part-time & online students’ which takes place on Friday 13th May from 10:00 in Computer Lab E0029.

Places are limited for this event so please do reserve

211, 2015

Tool 8: Online Orientation

November 2nd, 2015|

As an online orientation, at the beginning of the academic year, would necessarily be unique to that programme or institution this tool takes a different form to the other seven tools. This tool is created as a guide for those who wish

211, 2015
  • Tool 7

Tool 7: Top Tips for Study

November 2nd, 2015|

This tool is designed to provide support for flexible learners from other flexible learners. The site would be based on a Tumblr platform, and would address topics such as developing a healthy study/life balance. Each student would be free to post on

211, 2015

Tool 6: Get Ready to Learn

November 2nd, 2015|

This tool is a five week online course that provides prospective flexible learners with key messages about how to prepare for studying at higher education level as a flexible learner. This tool incorporates a number of the other tools within its structure,

211, 2015
  • Tool 5

Tool 5: My First Assignment

November 2nd, 2015|

With this tool prospective flexible learners navigate through information slides relating to what an assignment in higher education is. Advice on how to start an assignment and develop a plan in breaking down a research question is also provided, with key elements