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.
Thank you for your cooperation
**Call for Contributions**
We are now accepting submissions for our Annual Conference in September. Please follow the CONFERENCE 2013 links at the top of the page for all the information needed.
** Find yourself a photo **
If you've got a photo of yourself, upload it in your profile by clicking on the blank-face that is currently representing your much more interesting one! Follow the upload process and if there are any issues let Grace Barker know.
**Conference Booking is now Closed**
We're looking forward to seeing all our delegates in September for a great two days!
** Conference Booking is Open **
** Resources for Members**
If you are logged in, you will be able to access our resources tab. Here we'll be able to share good resources that we've found relating to Student Engagement - take a look and if you've got anything to add then contact Grace Barker
** 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
Posted by Julie Wintrup on January 22, 2013 at 0:56
Posted by Ian Giles on March 7, 2012 at 17:36
Posted by Ed Foster on January 20, 2012 at 9:42
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).
Has any good work on student engagement been published in the last 18 months? I have tried to keep up to date a database of useful references on SE but feel I am have fallen behing recently. just too…Continue
Started by Colin Bryson. Last reply by Kathrine Jensen Apr 8.
Dear Teaching and Learning Scholars,I have a sudden and urgent need for student learning research. I teach literature and composition at a small university in British Columbia and my department has…Continue
Started by Nina Johnson. Last reply by Nina Johnson Nov 6, 2012.