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Event Date & Time

  • December 11, 2017
    1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Event Description

Canvas Commons is UBC’s new learning object repository that enables instructors to find, import, and share resources with UBC and the public. This hands-on session will focus on the pragmatic elements of working with Canvas Commons, including how to find and import resources, best practices for sharing your educational materials, and the basics of working with open educational resources that are licensed to allow revision and reuse…⚒ Hands-on Session Type This session is open to the UBC Community.


Event Date & Time

  • December 12, 2017 - December 14, 2017
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

Please note that the dates of this event are December 12, 13, 14 2017.  To register, please click “register now” to fill out an application. Workshop Overview: This 3-day workshop, which focuses on teaching groups of students, is designed to enhance the teaching effectiveness of both new and experienced educators. In a supportive atmosphere, you will (more…)

Series: Canvas Training


Event Date & Time

  • December 12, 2017
    12:00 pm - 1:45 pm

Event Description

In this session, you will learn the basics, plus some helpful tips to save you time while setting up your course in Canvas. Topics in this session will include general navigation of the Canvas interface, notifications and communication, content creation and organization, and assignments (including quizzes, discussions). This workshop is an introduction to Canvas for new users. ⚒ Hands-on Session Type


Event Date & Time

  • December 13, 2017
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Event Description

Canvas Studio is a drop in space for anyone with questions related to UBC’s new learning management system Canvas. Here’s your chance to sit down with a Canvas expert and review your course design, explore migrating a Connect course to Canvas, and troubleshoot any challenges… ⚒ Hands-on Session Type


Event Date & Time

  • December 14, 2017
    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

  • December 18, 2017
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Event Description

Canvas Studio is a drop in space for anyone with questions related to UBC’s new learning management system Canvas. Here’s your chance to sit down with a Canvas expert and review your course design, explore migrating a Connect course to Canvas, and troubleshoot any challenges… ⚒ Hands-on Session Type

Series: Canvas Training


Event Date & Time

  • December 19, 2017
    12:00 pm - 1:45 pm

Event Description

In this session, you will learn the basics, plus some helpful tips to save you time while setting up your course in Canvas. Topics in this session will include general navigation of the Canvas interface, notifications and communication, content creation and organization, and assignments (including quizzes, discussions). This workshop is an introduction to Canvas for new users. ⚒ Hands-on Session Type


Event Date & Time

  • January 13, 2018
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • January 14, 2018
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • January 20, 2018
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

Registration for the WAITLIST of this ISW opens on Monday October 23rd at 9am PST and closes on Friday October 27th at 4:30pm. Click “Register Now” to register for the WAITLIST only. If you are chosen to participate, you will be contacted directly by our office within 10 business days. *** Please note that the dates of this (more…)


Event Date & Time

  • January 21, 2018
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • January 27, 2018
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • January 28, 2018
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

Registration for the WAITLIST of this ISW opens on Monday November 6th at 9am PST and closes on Friday November 10th at 4:30pm. Click “Register Now” to register for the WAITLIST only. If you are chosen to participate, you will be contacted directly by our office within 10 business days. *** Please note that the dates of this (more…)


Event Date & Time

  • January 22, 2018
    12:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Event Description

The formative peer review of teaching is a process designed to provide feedback to instructors about their teaching.  It is an opportunity for all involved to engage in collegial conversations about teaching and student learning. Please join us for this experiential  workshop suitable for reviewers and reviewees in the peer review of teaching.  The peer review (more…)


Event Date & Time

  • February 11, 2018
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • February 17, 2018
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • February 18, 2018
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

Registration for the WAITLIST of this ISW opens on Monday November 20th at 9am PST and closes on Friday November 24th at 4:30pm. Click “Register Now” to register for the WAITLIST only. If you are chosen to participate, you will be contacted directly by our office within 10 business days. *** Please note that the dates of this (more…)


Event Date & Time

  • February 24, 2018
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • February 25, 2018
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • March 3, 2018
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

Registration for the WAITLIST of this ISW opens on Monday December 4th at 9am PST and closes on Friday December 8th at 4:30pm. Click “Register Now” to register for the WAITLIST only. If you are chosen to participate, you will be contacted directly by our office within 10 business days. *** Please note that the dates of this (more…)


Event Date & Time

  • February 26, 2018
    12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Event Description

Beyond tests: Utilizing authentic assessment at university While moving beyond the assessment of convenience, a critical examination of traditional assessment practices has led to the emergence of some alternatives. This session offers a set of macrostrategies for alternatives in assessment that entail demonstrating competence in (semi)authentic contexts. About the Facilitator: Shahid Abrar-ul-Hassan has been a (more…)


Event Date & Time

  • March 1, 2018
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • March 13, 2018
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • April 3, 2018
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Event Description

T-BLE is now a 4-week immersive blended course aimed at instructors who are already teaching in the classroom and are considering moving to a blended environment. Participants will have an orientation to blended learning, an opportunity to redesign a module from a current course, and a chance to collaborate with others and gain authentic experience with the blended learning environment.