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Event Date & Time

  • August 31, 2016
    10:00 am - 11:30 am

Event Description

Are you working on an educational media project?  Are you planning to produce media content for your course but don’t know how to start? UBC Studios is offering a support session where professional media specialists can provide answers to your media production questions.  If you are wondering where to start on a media production, what (more…)


Event Date & Time

  • August 31, 2016
    10:15 am - 11:30 am

Event Description

Before attending the main New Faculty/Staff Orientation, come join us for an optional tour at the Museum of Anthropology to get to know more about the Land Beneath our Feet. A representative from CTLT will be there to greet you at the Museum of Anthropology prior to the tour and the tour guide will meet (more…)


Event Date & Time

  • August 31, 2016
    11:45 am - 4:30 pm

Event Description

Jointly presented by the Department of Human Resources and the Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology (CTLT), this event is designed to help new faculty members to: Understand UBC’s vision, organizational structure and current initiatives; Hear first-hand from colleagues about how to have a successful transition and first year; Navigate effectively through UBC’s resources and (more…)


Event Date & Time

  • August 31, 2016
    11:45 am - 4:30 pm

Event Description

Jointly presented by the Department of Human Resources and the Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology (CTLT), this event is designed to help new staff members to: Understand UBC’s vision, organizational structure and current initiatives; Hear first-hand from colleagues about how to have a successful transition and first year; Navigate effectively through UBC’s resources and (more…)


Event Date & Time

  • September 1, 2016
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Event Description

The Drop-In Clinics are open for administrators of UBC weblogs or websites to get one-on-one support in WordPress and Wiki for Teaching and Learning or Administrative purposes. Participants should come prepared with a list of questions specific to their sites when attending this session. Specialists at the clinic will assist you in addressing and resolving those (more…)


Event Date & Time

  • September 6, 2016
    10:00 am - 11:30 am

Event Description

This session is jointly presented by UBC Centre for Integration of Research, Teaching, and Learning (CIRTL) and the Centre for Teaching, Learning & Technology.  Please join us as guest speaker Kymberleigh Romano from the University of Wisconsin-Madison discusses Teaching as Research/The Delta Program. Full title: Rethinking assessment for the creation of self-regulated learners: Moving from (more…)


Event Date & Time

  • Add Registration(s)
    September 8, 2016
    12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Event Description

For a list of upcoming edX sessions, click here.

UBC is adding edX to the “evolving ecosystem of learning technology platforms, tools and applications on campus”. edX can be used to provide a blended learning experience for campus-based courses, as well as UBC online and distance courses. In each of these sessions we will be highlighting a tool or functionality of the edX Edge platform and then provide you with a space for hands-on work and guided support.

In this session, we will explore how to create a course using edX’s web-authoring tool Studio. We will explore such topics as structural hierarchy of an edX course, managing content publishing, and controlling content visibility.


Event Date & Time

  • September 8, 2016
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Event Description

The Drop-In Clinics are open for administrators of UBC weblogs or websites to get one-on-one support in WordPress and Wiki for Teaching and Learning or Administrative purposes. Participants should come prepared with a list of questions specific to their sites when attending this session. Specialists at the clinic will assist you in addressing and resolving those (more…)


Event Date & Time

  • September 15, 2016
    10:30 am - 4:30 pm

Event Description

This workshop is meant for senior TAs who will be serving, formally or informally, as mentors for other TAs in their department. During the workshop, you will focus on developing specific mentoring skills. The early part of the day will focus on setting up the mentoring relationship, and the latter part of the day will (more…)

Series: TLEF


Event Date & Time

  • September 15, 2016
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Event Description

Beginning in September, CTLT and Faculty support units will be hosting a series of drop-in sessions to help applicants in the development of their Large and Small TLEF Project proposals. Applicants can drop in to these sessions to talk about their project ideas and receive feedback and advice on topics such as pedagogy, assessment, media (more…)


Event Date & Time

  • September 15, 2016
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Event Description

The Drop-In Clinics are open for administrators of UBC weblogs or websites to get one-on-one support in WordPress and Wiki for Teaching and Learning or Administrative purposes. Participants should come prepared with a list of questions specific to their sites when attending this session. Specialists at the clinic will assist you in addressing and resolving those (more…)


Event Date & Time

  • September 17, 2016 - September 25, 2016
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Event Description

*** Please note that the dates of this event are September 17, 24, 25 2016.  To register, please click on the link below to fill out an application ** Workshop Overview: This 3-day workshop consists of teaching practice, theory application, and topical sessions specifically relevant to Teaching Assistants and Graduate Students at UBC.  During the workshop (more…)


Event Date & Time

  • Add Registration(s)
    September 19, 2016
    12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Event Description

For a list of upcoming edX sessions, click here.

UBC is adding edX to the “evolving ecosystem of learning technology platforms, tools and applications on campus”. edX can be used to provide a blended learning experience for campus-based courses, as well as UBC online and distance courses. In each of these sessions we will be highlighting a tool or functionality of the edX Edge platform and then provide you with a space for hands-on work and guided support.

In this session, we will explore how to create a course using edX’s web-authoring tool Studio. We will explore such topics as structural hierarchy of an edX course, managing content publishing, and controlling content visibility.

Series: TLEF


Event Date & Time

  • September 22, 2016
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Event Description

Beginning in September, CTLT and Faculty support units will be hosting a series of drop-in sessions to help applicants in the development of their Large and Small TLEF Project proposals. Applicants can drop in to these sessions to talk about their project ideas and receive feedback and advice on topics such as pedagogy, assessment, media (more…)