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The TEA Sandpit

Sandpits are an opportunity to come together with colleagues from one or several universities, backgrounds, disciplines and roles to address a complex idea or topic over a short period of time.

Working together in teams, attendees search for answers to a particular question or problem area, finding a number of quick-wins, proposals that are high-impact and easy to implement, before more thoroughly researching and crafting individual longer term solutions.

In the past year, the TEA has run sandpits on…

Programme Design
The BME Attainment Gap
Employability and Graduate Attributes

Any TEA member can host a sandpit event, contact us to find out more.

Sandpit leaflet

The TEA SANDPIT has been shortlisted for the SEDA Educational Development Initiative of the Year award 2019

TEA Sandpit presentation for SEDA