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Inclusive interaction is essential at times of crisis

Especially at these times it is essential that we all take care of the inclusion of all the members of our community - that of our own, and that of everybody else.

Strategy project Oasis of Radical Wellbeing has published material to support teaching and learning. The sites concentrate supporting the important and topical themes of wellbeing in teaching, how to support students sense of community and belonging and inclusive teaching practices.

Oasis of Radical Wellbeing is a project at Aalto University, aiming to enhance holistic wellbeing for the whole Aalto community. Oasis wants to reach all Aalto students, staff and faculty, teachers and researchers. Oasis promotes wellbeing expertise and research-based information about wellbeing. Oasis aims to develop the wellbeing of all members of the Aalto community.
Oasis of Radical Wellbeing 2022.
Oasis of Radical Wellbeing, 2022.
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Agreeing guidelines for inclusive interaction in course

Inclusive teaching practices are inseparable from high quality teaching practices, so inclusive teaching affects all aspects of a course and learning experience.  

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Supporting students' sense of community and belonging

Central to community and inclusion is that the community members feel accepted and valued as themselves. Belonging to a study community means gaining experiences of the relevance of studies and identification with the student community. The sense of belonging is unique and can only be triggered if students identify themselves with the community. That is why it is important to think how to create and promote the sense of inclusion in your teaching.

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