Insights from the Student Education Panel

The Student Education Panel met once per term in 2020/21 to discuss different aspects of their educational experiences at LSE, and identify opportunities for enhancement.

You can find summaries of their discussions and their calls to action for the LSE staff and student community below.

2021-22

Digital Education Futures (Michaelmas Term 2021)

The Michaelmas Term 2021 Meeting of the Student Education Panel consisted of:

  • A welcome from Professor Dilly Fung (Pro-Director for Education)
  • An introduction to the Digital Education Futures project from Stella Ekebuisi (Head, Digital Education Futures and Deputy Director of the Eden Centre for Education Enhancement)
  • A whole panel discussion about the highlights and frustrations panellists have experienced when using digital technology for educational purposes
  • Breakout room discussions about panellists' digital education journeys before and during their time at LSE
  • Panellist input into the forthcoming student stand of the Digital Education Futures School-wide consulation
SEP Promo Digital Education Futures

Here is a snapshot of panellists' discussions about "Digital Education Futures" and their calls to action for the LSE community.

This summary was written by Student Education Panellists Sam Huntington, Ragini Puri and Sharon Raj to capture the thoughts of the wider Student Education Panel.

 

Communicating with Students (First Meeting of Lent Term 2022)

The first Lent Term meeting of the Student Education Panel consisted of:

  • A welcome from Professor Dilly Fung (Pro-Director for Education)
  • An introduction to the Communicating with Students strategic enhancement programme from Kathryn Cook (Communications Division)
  • A whole panel discussion about inclusive, diverse and community-focussed communications
  • Panellist input into the forthcoming student stand of the Digital Education Futures School-wide consulation
SEP Promo Student Communications

Here is a snapshot of panellists' discussions about "Communicating with Students" and their calls to action for the LSE community.

This summary was written by Student Education Panellists Shana Keller, Alice Oliver-Bell, Nicolas Pena-Torres, Ragini Puri and Nandana Santhosh to capture the thoughts of the wider Student Education Panel.

 

 

 2020-21

Community and Belonging (Michaelmas Term 2020)

The Michaelmas Term 2020 Meeting of the Student Education Panel consisted of:

  • A welcome from Professor Dilly Fung (Pro-Director for Education)
  • LSE100 Redesign Consultation discussion
  • A whole-panel discussion about what the term "Community and Belonging" means to panellists
  • Breakout room discussions about how to enhance students' sense of community and belonging at LSE

 

CaB Promo

Here is a snapshot of panellists' discussions about "Community and Belonging" and their calls to action for the LSE community.

This summary was wriiten by Veer Abrol, Nusaybah Bint-Ziad-Mannan, Raul Sharma, Kay-leigh Sussman and Chok Tsering to reflect the thoughts of the wider Student Education Panel.


 

Inclusive Classrooms (Lent Term 2021)

The Lent Term 2021 meeting of the Student Education Panel consisted of:

  • A welcome from Professor Dilly Fung (Pro-Director for Education)
  • An update on SEP activity following the Michaelmas Term meeting
  • A whole-panel discussion about what the idea of an "Inclusive Classroom" means to panellists
  • A Q&A with Dr Jake Subryan Richards (Assistant Professor in the Department of International History) and Dr Hakan Seckinelgin (Associate Professor (Reader) in the Department of Social Policy) about how they seek to incorporate inclusive practices in their teaching
  • Break-out room discussions about panellists' experiences of inclusive education at LSE.

 

IC Promo

Here is a snapshot of panellists' discussions about "Inclusive Classrooms" and their calls to action for the LSE community.

This summary was written by Boluwatife Ajibola, Nicole Ho, Gabbie Santos, Anya Patel and Chok Tsering to reflect the thoughts of the wider Student Education Panel.

 

Navigating LSE Support and Services (Summer Term 2021)

The Summer Term 2021 meeting of the Student Education Panel consisted of:

  • A preparatory activity for panellists to map their individual journeys within LSE during the 2020-21 academic year
  • A welcome from Professor Dilly Fung (Pro-Director for Education)
  • An update on SEP activity following the Lent Term meeting
  • Breakout room discussions to identify common themes amongst panellists' experiences during the pandemic, and how LSE can tailor its support to students next academic year.

 

NLSS Promo

Here is a snapshot of panellists' discussions about "Navigating LSE Support and Services" and their calls to action for the LSE community.

This summary was written by Boluwatife Ajibola, Namitha Aravind, Ali Januwala, Matthew Prescod and Raul Sharma to reflect the thoughts of the wider Student Education Panel.

 

Panelists were also invited to share their experiences and ideas outside of the main panel meetings.

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