All new members must now register with an authentic academic address (.ac.uk .edu.au .edu .ac.nz etc) and will be approved by RAISE admin. If this is not possible please email raise @ ncl .ac .uk before creating your account so it is not deleted.
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You can now book your delegate please for RAISE 2014. See Conference Tab at top of page.
** Find yourself a photo **
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** New Regulations for Signing Up to the Network**
All new members must now register with an authentic academic address (.ac.uk .edu.au .edu .ac.nz) and will need to be approved by RAISE admin. This is to combat the rise in rogue accounts and spam messages. Thank you for your cooperation
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RAISE is a network of academics, practitioners, advisors and student representatives drawn from the Higher Education Sector who are working and/or interested in researching and promoting student engagement.
The network creates opportunities to come together for beneficial scholarly discussion and creating collaborative projects, sharing good practice and lobbying for investment and better policies locally, sectorally and across our international community.
Recently we have agreed a working definition of student engagement: Student engagement is about what a student brings to Higher Education in terms of goals, aspirations, values and beliefs and how these are shaped and mediated by their experience whilst a student. SE is constructed and reconstructed through the lenses of the perceptions and identities held by students and the meaning and sense a student makes of their experiences and interactions. As players in and shapers of the educational context, educators need to foster educationally purposeful SE to support and enable students to learn in constructive and powerful ways and realise their potential in education and society (RAISE 2010).
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