Using Your Teaching Portfolio to Showcase Your Educational Leadership

Series: CTLT Institute


Event Date & Time

  • December 6, 2016
    2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Event Description

Teaching portfolios (also called teaching dossiers) document your approach to teaching and your experience as an instructor. They can be used for professional growth and/or in hiring and promotion processes.

In this session, participants will explore the use of teaching portfolios for documenting their educational leadership. This session is open to anyone interested in creating or developing a portfolio to highlight their strengths, growth and accomplishments as an instructor. Faculty members, graduate students and all others welcome.

Faculty Experiences with Scholarship of Teaching and Learning: Do’s and Don’ts

Series: CTLT Institute


Event Date & Time

  • December 6, 2016
    12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Event Description

In this open discussion session, faculty members who participate in the SoTL Seed program will be available to talk about their experiences from researching their own teaching practices. For more information about the program, see http://isotl.ctlt.ubc.ca/sotl-seed-fund/.  Facilitator(s): Gail Hammond, Instructor, Food, Nutrition and Health (LFS) Sunita Chowrira, Senior Instructor, Botany (Science) Jenny Peterson, Instructor, Political (more…)

Mid-Year Faculty Check-In

Series: CTLT Institute


Event Date & Time

  • December 6, 2016
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Event Description

Please note this event has been cancelled. As a follow-up to the New Faculty and Staff Orientation and the Orientation to Teaching this summer, new faculty are invited to a mid-year check-in with UBC’s Senior Advisor, Teaching and Learning and Academic Director CTLT, Simon Bates, and CTLT educational consultant staff.  Please join us for a (more…)

Graduate Student Teaching Drop In – December 7 2015


Event Date & Time

  • December 7, 2016
    1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Event Description

Are you a Graduate Student or TA with questions about teaching? How to deal with challenges in lesson design, marking, or handling office hours? The Grad Team Office Hours are a drop in session for graduate students or TAs where you can ask questions and get one-on-one support around issues in teaching and learning from (more…)

WordPress and Wiki Clinic (Drop-In) – December 22 2016


Event Date & Time

  • December 22, 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…)

WordPress and Wiki Clinic (Drop-In) – December 15 2016


Event Date & Time

  • December 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…)

WordPress and Wiki Clinic (Drop-In) – December 8 2016


Event Date & Time

  • December 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…)

Integrating Indigenous Content into Your Course Design


Event Date & Time

  • December 12, 2016
    9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Event Description

This workshop is now full. To register for the waitlist click “Register Now” and you will be redirected to the waitlist registration page. This workshop is designed for anyone in the UBC teaching and learning community who is interested in integrating Indigenous content into a course they are developing. The workshop will include focused discussions on (more…)

CLAS Workshop – December 6 2016


Event Date & Time

  • December 6, 2016
    11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Event Description

CLAS is a web-based system that integrates video playback, time based annotation and commenting, recording and media management all combined into one application. Students are able to manage their personal annotations and notes to promote self-directed study, while at the same time engaging in social commenting and discussion with their classmates to encourage peer learning. (more…)

December 2016 Course Design Intensive


Event Date & Time

  • December 5, 2016 - December 9, 2016
    9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

Please note the final date to register for the CDI is November 24th 2016. The Course Design Intensive (CDI) is a 3-day workshop in which participants work, individually and collaboratively, to design or re-design a course they are (or will be) teaching. Throughout the workshop, participants will acquire a broadened understanding of course design concepts, (more…)