Online Peer Moderation Using WebPA Special Interest Group
Co-ordinator: Neil Gordon, University of Hull [Tel: 01482 465038]
Physical Sciences Subject Centre Contact: Paul Chin

Supported and funded by the Physical Sciences Subject Centre, the WebPA SIG aims to support and facilitate both discussion and sharing of best practice for the peer moderation of group work.

Anyone who joins the WebPA JISCmail list (by emailing webpa@jiscmail.ac.uk) will automatically receive updates on the WebPA SIG and details of future meetings.

The WebPA SIG is now in its fourth year of operation with the Physical Sciences Subject Centre taking over the support from the Engineering Subject Centre and co-ordination moving from Fiona Lamb at Loughborough to Neil Gordon at Hull.

The Ninth Meeting

This SiG meeting was held at the University of Hull on the 23rd March 2014.

The Eighth Meeting

This SiG meeting was held at Loughborough University on 7th November 2012.

The Seventh Meeting

This SiG meeting was held at ULCC, London on 4 May 2012.

Sixth Meeting

This SiG meeting was held at Jury’s hotel, Nottingham, 24 February, 2012.

See the notes below for a summary of this meeting, that included plans for the release of WebPA Version 2.0; the LTI support in WebPA; possible hosted solutions for WebPA.

Fifth Meeting

This SiG meeting was held at Lougborough University, 11 November 2011

This was a short meeting held after the launch of the Centre for Engineering and Design Education at Loughborough, and included discussions on the different features of WebPA and SparkPlus, and potential future developments for WebPA.

Fourth Meeting

This meeting was held at Loughborough University, 21 July 2011

A summary of this meeting is available for download below: see WebPA SIG 210711 notes.pdf

Fourth Meeting, held at Imperial College London, 25 May 2011

A summary of this meeting is available for download below: see WebPA SIG 250511 notes.pdf

Third meeting, held online, 2 – 3.30pm, Tuesday 2nd November 2010

A very successful online meeting was held with good attendance. The 2 links below provide the audio transcripts. The first link covers the first part of the meeting with the main agenda and all participants, followed by the academic discussion. The second link covers the separate technical discussion. The transcript of the associated chats can also be downloaded below.

Altogether not terribly user friendly, but if you really want to know what went on it is worth a quick browse....

Main Agenda and Academic Discussion:
Min Sec
00.00 1- Welcome and apologies
09:30 2- Review notes from the last meeting http://www.webpa.ac.uk/?q=node/487
14:45 3- Information on the latest WebPA release
17:45 4- Update on JISC projects and implementations
45:45 6- Split into two breakout rooms for discussion
a. Academic
b. Technical (2nd Session below)

Technical Discussion:

Second meeting 11:30-15:30, Thursday 8th July 2010

Coincided with the EE2010 Conference, Aston, Birmingham

A summary of the meeting is available for download below.

Initial meeting Thursday 11th March

Manchester Metropolitan University

A summary of the meeting is available for download below.

Complete WebPA Resource Pack with resources and handouts

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