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Thoughts about student life, the future of education and Learnium

Learniums journey to React Native

Picture this. Your small development team has built a great web app. Traction is good and your users are now asking for mobile apps. The big question is, How do you deliver a great user experience on the web, iOS and Android with a small dev team?. This was our dilemma at Learnium and here is the story of how we ended up using React Native.

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Why is the Government quiet about the Teaching Excellence Framework?

In November 2015 the Department for Business, Innovation & Skills (BIS) began a consultation on reshaping the Higher Education landscape to have students at its heart. Titled Fulfilling our Potential: Teaching Excellence, Social Mobility and Student Choice, the Green Paper included an outline of the much anticipated Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF). The consultation ended on the 15th of January and it has been extremely quiet ever since. Why?

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Learnium and Office Online tested out at Coventry’s Disruptive Media Learning Lab

Established in 2014 to drive innovation and positive change in teaching and learning at Coventry University, the Disruptive Media Learning Lab is testing out Learnium and Office Online.

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What Steve Jobs Taught Me About Customer Feedback

People don't know what they want until you show it to them. - Steve Jobs

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A new look for the community homepage

If you head over to a community page today, you'll notice that things look a bit different..

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Learnium Case Study - Harris Federation

Learnium has provided an innovative means for the Harris Federation to support its students and further develop the Harris Experience Programme. Dill Anstey, Vice President of Federation Sixth Form at Harris Federation

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Learnium and Microsoft collaborate to help UK's 4.3 million students

Learnium and Microsoft have teamed up to change the way students learn, communicate and collaborate. Learnium joins an innovative band of companies invited to integrate their products and features with Microsoft Office Online. Both companies will jointly make their combined product offering freely available to an estimated 4.3 million full and part-time United Kingdom students. The initiative is designed to enhance the student learning experience and support institutions and lecturers in their drive to maintain the momentum of improved educational outcomes.

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Coventry Transforming Futures 2015

Coventry University celebrated great teaching and learning at their annual Transforming Futures conference on the 25-26 of June 2015. Between talking to people in the exhibition area and running our own sessions, we managed to attend some inspiring talks. Here they are.

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Growing the learning identity

Look in the mirror. Who do you see?

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