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Save the date for CAN 2020

We are delighted to announce that Birmingham City University will be hosting the 8th annual Change agents’ network conference on the 15-16th April 2020. We will be working with Luke Millard, Director of the Education Development Service at BCU and a long standing advocate for CAN and student partnerships on this event. More information will … Read more

Call for papers for Journal of Educational Innovation, Partnership and Change

The Evolving Landscape of Staff-Student Partnership – Vol 6. No.1 The Journal of Educational Innovation, Partnership and Change (JEIPC) is practice-led with deep roots in developing student-staff co-authorship. It supports the dissemination of innovative practice through educational partnership between staff and students to promote local- and larger-scale change, and impact on institutional narratives for change. … Read more

CAN conference 2019: Reflections from a student speaker

A guest posting from Elliott Lancaster Education Officer/Trustee – Keele University Student’s Union Trustee/Director – Staffordshire Wildlife Trust Managing Director – Utter Rubbish Ltd Accounting and Finance (First Class Hons)   Presenting at the Open University was a fantastic experience. It was truly insightful to gain an understanding of the approaches used by other institutions. It was … Read more

See you next week!

The Open University will be hosting the Change Agents’ Network (CAN) Conference on Wednesday and Thursday, 29-30 May at its Walton Hall Campus in Milton Keynes. The 2-day conference has sold out for its first day and 200 delegates will be arriving at Walton Hall campus to enjoy a full programme of keynote speakers, parallel … Read more

Come and join us at CAN 2019 – conference programme now available

The full conference programme for the 2019 Change Agents’ Network conference is now available online. The conference title, ‘The evolving landscape of staff-student partnership’, covers six key areas or themes: 1. Informed Innovation: Working with Students 2. Partnerships in Curriculum Innovation/Design 3. Engaging Students in Change 4. Landscape of Student Voice 5. Positioning Ourselves for … Read more

Keynote speaker line-up for CAN 2019

Guest blog post from Liz Ellis, Senior Product Development Manager at The Open University and organiser of Change Agents’ Network Conference 2019 The Open University CAN Conference team are excited to share with you our keynote speaker line up. We were determined to deliver our delegates a fresh, interesting perspective that will hopefully spark some great … Read more

2019 change agents’ network conference – early bird registration now open

Early Bird registration is now open for the 2019 change agents’ network (CAN) conference, being hosted by the Open University in collaboration with Jisc at Walton Hall on 29-30 May, on the theme of ‘The Evolving Landscape of Staff-Student Partnership’. A limited number of reduced-rate tickets are available (different rates for students and staff) until … Read more