Upcoming Events

September 30, 2014

Getting Started With Connect – Part II: Assignments, Tests and Course Management

Connect Institute

9:00 am - 11:30 am
Irving K Barber Learning Centre, Fraser River Room (Room 2.27)

Please join us for Getting Started With Connect – Part II, a hands-on workshop that focuses on effective ways to:

  • - Develop, deliver and grade student assignments and tests
  • - Provide feedback using rubrics;
  • - Make use of the course management options;
  • - Use the Grade Centre functionality available in Connect.

Available Spaces: 8 / 16

October 1, 2014

Connect, Camtasia, Copyrights and Course Reserves Drop-In

Connect Institute

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Irving K Barber Learning Centre, Fraser River Room (Room 2.27)

Are you struggling with a particular feature(s) of Connect, want a quick recap or just need to discuss the structure of your course materials?  Do you have questions about copyright or need help creating your course reserves lists? Do you want some help getting started with using Camtasia?  If yes, come to the Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology's weekly Wednesday afternoon drop-in - talk to the specialists and get one-on-one assistance with your Connect course!

Please note that these clinics are not a substitute for the Connect Institute workshops and other Connect sessions.

Available Spaces: 15 / 15

October 2, 2014

TLEF Proposal Development Support: Weekly Drop-in Sessions

Teaching and Learning Enhancement Fund

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Irving K Barber Learning Centre, Fraser River Room (Room 2.27)

CTLT,  Faculty Support Units, and UBC Creative Studio staff are providing feedback and proposal development support for faculty wishing to submit TLEF proposals; support is being offered on topics such as pedagogy, assessment, media, technology integration, interaction, project scope and budget development.

Available Spaces: 20 / 22

WordPress and Wiki Clinic

Teaching and Learning Technologies

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Irving K Barber Learning Centre, Room 184

The Drop-In Clinics are open for administrators of UBC weblogs or websites to get one-on-one support in WordPress 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 resoling those questions.

Available Spaces: 8 / 12

October 7, 2014

Developing Your Skills as a Peer Reviewer of Teaching: Introductory Workshop

12:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Irving K Barber Learning Centre, Seminar (Room 2.22 A/B)

The peer review of teaching process introduced in this 4 hour introductory workshop is intended primarily as a form of formative (and developmental) feedback.

By the end of this workshop participants will be able to:
·  Describe the peer review of teaching process
·  Provide constructive feedback for the person being reviewed
·  Conduct appropriate pre- and post-observation meetings
·  Respond to various peer review situations
·  Write a relevant and concise report to be discussed in the post-observation meeting

This workshop is open to everyone in the UBC teaching and learning community.

Facilitators:
Jessica Earle-Meadows
Janet Dhanani
Shaya Golparian

Available Spaces: 6 / 18

October 8, 2014

Connect, Camtasia, Copyrights and Course Reserves Drop-In

Connect Institute

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Irving K Barber Learning Centre, Fraser River Room (Room 2.27)

Are you struggling with a particular feature(s) of Connect, want a quick recap or just need to discuss the structure of your course materials?  Do you have questions about copyright or need help creating your course reserves lists? Do you want some help getting started with using Camtasia?  If yes, come to the Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology's weekly Wednesday afternoon drop-in - talk to the specialists and get one-on-one assistance with your Connect course!

Please note that these clinics are not a substitute for the Connect Institute workshops and other Connect sessions.

Available Spaces: 15 / 15

October 9, 2014

TLEF Proposal Development Support: Weekly Drop-in Sessions

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Irving K Barber Learning Centre, Fraser River Room (Room 2.27)

Beginning in August, CTLT,  Faculty Support Units, and UBC Creative Studio staff will provide feedback and proposal development support for faculty wishing to submit TLEF proposals; support will be provided on topics such as pedagogy, assessment, media, technology integration, interaction, project scope and budget development.

Available Spaces: 19 / 22

TLEF Information Session, Drop In

Teaching and Learning Enhancement Fund

12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Irving K Barber Learning Centre, Seminar (Room 2.22 A/B)

Are you looking for more information on the Teaching and Learning Enhancement Fund (TLEF)?  Do you have a question about your current TLEF project?  If you answered "yes" to either of these questions, then this drop-in session is for you!  This session will feature a general overview about TLEF funding followed by short consultations with a CTLT staff member regarding individual project questions.

Available Spaces: 30 / 30

WordPress and Wiki Clinic

Teaching and Learning Technologies

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Irving K Barber Learning Centre, Room 184

The Drop-In Clinics are open for administrators of UBC weblogs or websites to get one-on-one support in WordPress 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 resoling those questions.

Available Spaces: 12 / 12