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Events

Join us for in-person and online events to learn something new, exchange ideas with your peers, and get inspired. Look out for thought leaders fireside chat, digital innovation events, learner and educator workshops, and online learning webinars.

HE Steps Up

Join our new events series, starting in July and running for the rest of the year 2021, as we support higher ed learners, educators, and institutions Take Digital Transformation to the Next Level. See the upcoming events below and register your place.

Certificates of attendance will be shared at the end of all events.

More events will be added, stay tuned!

Day and Date

Time (Dubai)

Title

Description

Hosts

Link to register

Tuesday 21 September 2021

4 PM

MyLab Finance – reach your students learning remotely Reach all of your students even when they're studying at home. Personalised learning, tailored to your teaching:
  • Engaging, flexible interactive tools for independent study
  • Online assessment
  •  Easy-to-use gradebook to track student progress.

Helen Miller – Expert in Pearson MyLab and Mastering

Register

Tuesday 5 October 2021

4 PM

Mastering Biology – reach your students learning remotely

Reach all of your students even when they're studying at home. Engaging learning activities, tailored to your teaching:
  • Flexible interactives to support student development
  • Online assessment
  • Easy-to-use gradebook and learning analytics.

Helen Miller – Expert in Pearson MyLab and Mastering

Register

Tuesday 19 October 2021

4 PM

MyLab Math – reach your students learning remotely

Reach all of your students even when they're studying at home. Personalised learning, tailored to your teaching:
  • Engaging, flexible interactive tools for independent study
  • Online assessment
  • Easy-to-use gradebook to track student progress. 
Helen Miller – Expert in Pearson MyLab and Mastering Register

Tuesday 2 November 2021

4 PM

MyLab IT – reach your students learning remotely

Reach all of your students even when they're studying at home. Personalised learning, tailored to your teaching:
  • Engaging, flexible interactive tools
  • Microsoft Office Simulations for hands-on skills practice
  • Online assessment
  • Easy-to-use gradebook to track student progress.

Helen Miller – Expert in Pearson MyLab and Mastering

Register

Catch-up on an event

Day and Date

Time (Dubai)

Title

Description

Hosts

Watch recording

Wednesday 7 July 2021

4 PM

Key Soft Skills for today’s changing work demands

 

Land the job of your dreams with the right soft skills - the what and the how.

Lamis Hezbawi – Learning Advisor for Career and Student Success, Pearson Higher Education Recording

Tuesday 13 July 2021

4 PM

Proctoring Exams with Pearson

By offering your exams through Pearson online proctoring, you’ll maintain a consistent, streamlined testing experience and reach more candidates — even those in rural geographies — by offering the convenience of at-home testing.

Ahmed Samir – Learning Advisor, Pearson Higher Education

 

Recording

Wednesday 14 July 2021

6 PM

Refining College and Career Readiness to Improve Success

In this fireside chat we address the development of the skill set and mindset that will help equip ALL students to succeed academically and professionally.

Dr. David Conley – Professor Emeritus of Educational Policy and Leadership, University of Oregon

Lamis Hezbawi – Learning Advisor for Career and Student Success, Pearson Higher Education

Recording

Tuesday 27 July 2021

4 PM

MyLab Management – reach your students learning remotely

Reach all your students even when they're studying at home. Personalised learning, tailored to your teaching:

  • Engaging, flexible interactive tools
  • Online assessment
  •  Easy-to-use gradebook to track student progress.

 

Helen Miller – Expert in Pearson MyLab and Mastering

Recording

Tuesday 10 August 2021

4 PM

Mastering Engineering – engage your students learning remotely

Reach all of your students even when they're studying at home. Engaging learning activities, tailored to your teaching: – Flexible interactives to support student development – Online assessment – Easy-to-use gradebook and learning analytics.

Helen Miller – Expert in Pearson MyLab and Mastering

 

Recording

Tuesday 24 August 2021

4 PM

Explore Pearson's Digital Library

Discover how to transform your physical library into a digital one, making it accessible anywhere, anytime for your students. We’ll cover various ways to do this that support the university infrastructure and its key needs.

Ahmed Samir – Learning Advisor, Pearson Higher Education

 

Recording

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