Higher Education Academy
The Higher Education Academy (HEA) supports a large network of learning and teaching practitioners involved in Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences throughout the UK, providing funding, events, resources and opportunities to network with learning and teaching practitioners from a variety of institutions and roles.
The Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences (GEES) discipline centre works with the Higher Education Network of the Geological Society, to deliver and develop support for learning and teaching in higher education in geoscience.
The HEA aims to:
- organise wide-ranging continual professional development activities for learning and teaching in Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences
- disseminate good practice and innovation in learning and teaching of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences
- provide information and resources relating to pedagogic research as it relates to Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences, and directly engage with pedagogical research activities
- maintain and develop contacts with professional bodies and other relevant national organisations to influence the development of policy and practice in Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences education.
To find out more about HEA activities, click on the links to read the latest newsletters.