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The Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology (CTLT) provides free in-person and online workshops and events for UBC graduate students, instructors, faculty and staff. Never miss an upcoming event, sign up for the monthly CTLT events newsletter.

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Event Date & Time

  • 2022 Teaching Development Program for New Faculty - Preliminary Application
    April 20, 2022 - August 23, 2022
    2:00 pm - 11:55 pm

Event Description

The Teaching Development Program (TDP) for New Faculty (TDP) is a 10-month faculty development program that recognizes and caters to the specific professional development needs of new faculty at UBC. The Teaching Development Program (TDP) for New Faculty runs from August 2022-April 2023 and will help participants build a foundation for their teaching careers by (more…)


Event Date & Time

  • May 24, 2022
    5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • May 28, 2022
    9:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • May 29, 2022
    9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • June 4, 2022
    9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

The Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop on May 24, 28, 29 & June 4, 2022 will be hosted online using Canvas and Zoom. We will maintain a clear focus on ensuring high-quality remote instruction. This approach is based on the current guidelines and direction of the Provincial Health Officer, public health agencies, and the Ministry of Advanced Education, (more…)

Series: DIY Media Online


Event Date & Time

  • May 25, 2022
    10:00 am - 11:00 am

Event Description

Are you working on a media project? Planning to produce video content for your course but don’t know where to start? UBC Studios is offering a drop-in media support session where professional media specialists are available to provide answers to your questions.  If you are wondering: Where do I start? What resources are available on (more…)


Event Date & Time

  • May 26, 2022
    10:00 am - 11:30 am

Event Description

A teaching philosophy statement is a written description of your values, goals, and beliefs about teaching and learning. It is often required as part of your documentation for tenure and promotion and in applications for academic positions. In this session, participants will explore what constitutes an effective teaching philosophy statement, and review and discuss strong (more…)


Event Date & Time

  • May 26, 2022
    11:30 am - 1:30 pm

Event Description

Do you have questions and challenges about creating meaningful and successful learning experiences for your students? Maybe you want help in the process of teaching your course in online, hybrid or blended modes. Request a virtual one on one course consultation with a Learning Designer to explore ways to enhance your students’ learning experience. This (more…)


Event Date & Time

  • May 26, 2022
    1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  • June 6, 2022
    8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • June 7, 2022
    8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • June 9, 2022
    8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

To register, please click “register now” to fill out an application. Please Note: Adhering to physical distancing and other public health requirements, the Faculty ISW format is subject to change. We will maintain a clear focus on ensuring high-quality online, and when possible, in-person instruction. This approach is based on the current guidelines and direction (more…)


Event Date & Time

  • May 26, 2022
    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 (more…)


Event Date & Time

  • May 30, 2022
    9:00 am - 10:30 am

Event Description

This event is part of the CTLT Spring Institute, taking place from May 31–June 3, 2022. To view all events, visit https://institute.ctlt.ubc.ca/spring-institute/spring-institute-events/ In this session, we will explore ESD for 2030 and the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (or UNSDGs) frameworks and connections to post-secondary teaching and learning. The UN SDGs framework is meant to (more…)


Event Date & Time

  • May 30, 2022
    9:00 am - 10:30 am

Event Description

This event is part of the CTLT Spring Institute, taking place from May 31–June 3, 2022. To view all events, visit https://institute.ctlt.ubc.ca/spring-institute/spring-institute-events/ The Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL) uses systematic inquiry into student learning with the goal of advancing the practice of teaching by making inquiry findings public (Hutchings, & Shulman, 1999). During this (more…)


Event Date & Time

  • May 30, 2022
    11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Event Description

This event is part of the CTLT Spring Institute, taking place from May 31–June 3, 2022. To view all events, visit https://institute.ctlt.ubc.ca/spring-institute/spring-institute-events/ This panel will bring together a UBC faculty member, graduate student, and staff member, to discuss an applied research project that took place in a graduate-level seminar in Fall 2021. Applied research is (more…)


Event Date & Time

  • May 30, 2022
    11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Event Description

This event is part of the CTLT Spring Institute, taking place from May 31–June 3, 2022. To view all events, visit https://institute.ctlt.ubc.ca/spring-institute/spring-institute-events/ Even exams can involve collaboration! In this participatory session, we will discuss how to effectively incorporate group discussion in exams. This workshop will start with a brief explanation of the concept of group (more…)


Event Date & Time

  • May 30, 2022
    1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Event Description

This event is part of the CTLT Spring Institute, taking place from May 31–June 3, 2022. To view all events, visit https://institute.ctlt.ubc.ca/spring-institute/spring-institute-events/ Academic integrity is a commitment to upholding the UBC values of respect, integrity, and accountability in all academic endeavours. Academic integrity is important for activities that produce new knowledge through scholarly activities, including (more…)


Event Date & Time

  • May 30, 2022
    1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Event Description

This event is part of the CTLT Spring Institute, taking place from May 31–June 3, 2022. To view all events, visit https://institute.ctlt.ubc.ca/spring-institute/spring-institute-events/ Online teaching might be here to stay, but pedagogy can be affected when the online instructor’s presence is not ideal. The narrow window of Zoom cameras can prevent the use of hand gestures (more…)


Event Date & Time

  • May 30, 2022
    1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Event Description

This event has been cancelled This event is part of the CTLT Spring Institute, taking place from May 31–June 3, 2022. To view all events, visit https://institute.ctlt.ubc.ca/spring-institute/spring-institute-events/ The rapidly-growing field of 3D virtual objects and interactions are a valuable resource for post-secondary education, providing students the opportunity to experience new objects and environments. As a (more…)


Event Date & Time

  • May 30, 2022
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Event Description

This event is part of the CTLT Spring Institute, taking place from May 31–June 3, 2022. To view all events, visit https://institute.ctlt.ubc.ca/spring-institute/spring-institute-events/ Student Experience of Instruction (SEI) quantitative data consists of responses on a Likert-type scale (most commonly a 5- or 7-point scale). For many years, the mean (average) and standard deviation were used to (more…)