Online Teaching Program

To support faculty in preparing to teach online, the CTLT designed the Online Teaching Program to help faculty adapt their course(s) for the online environment and prepare to teach online. The program consists of a course with self-paced modules in Canvas, online workshops with experiential learning opportunities, and one-on-one consultation support with an educational consultant. For more info visit https://ctlt.ubc.ca/otp

Demystifying Final Exams – December 3, 2020


Event Date & Time

  • December 3, 2020
    2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Event Description

Please click “Register Now” to register for this event. This event will be online on Zoom. You will receive the link when you register. In this interactive workshop, we will explore various assessment methods that can be done online and discuss ways of maintaining exam integrity. In small groups using breakout rooms, you will share (more…)

Exploring Peer Assessment with peerScholar – December 7, 2020


Event Date & Time

  • December 7, 2020
    10:00 am - 11:00 am

Event Description

Please click “Register Now” to register for this event. This event will be online on Zoom. You will receive the link when you register. Join us as we explore peerScholar, a self- and peer-assessment tool that allows students to provide anonymous feedback on each other’s assignments. peerScholar activities can encourage critical thinking, creative thought and (more…)

Learning Objectives to Foster Student Learning – December 7, 2020


Event Date & Time

  • December 7, 2020
    10:00 am - 11:00 am

Event Description

Please click “Register Now” to register for this event. This event will be hosted online on Zoom.  In this session, we will explore the multiple benefits of using learning objectives, including the ways they help to foster student learning. We will present a low-fuss approach to writing learning objectives and you will get a chance (more…)

Teaching with TAs Online – December 7, 2020


Event Date & Time

  • December 7, 2020
    1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Event Description

Please click “Register Now” to register for this event. This event will be hosted online on Zoom. This workshop will also take place on November 16th.  Teaching Assistants (TAs) play important roles in building online learning communities. Although some of these roles have changed in online classrooms, effective working relationships between TAs and instructors are key (more…)

Transitioning to Online Community Engaged Learning: Debrief and Next Steps – December 8, 2020


Event Date & Time

  • December 8, 2020
    10:00 am - 11:00 am

Event Description

Please click “Register Now” to register for this event. This event will be online on Zoom. You will receive the link when you register. This session is focused on the new practices in community engaged learning in the era of Covid and online engagement, hoping to provide a space for faculty to share their experiences (more…)

Exploring Zoom – December 8, 2020


Event Date & Time

  • December 8, 2020
    12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Event Description

Please click “Register Now” to register for this event. This event will be online on Zoom.  Zoom is a web-conferencing application for moderating classes, meetings, or other group collaborations virtually. Join us for this session to learn more about Zoom and best practices in using it for teaching virtual classes. Note: For this session, we will (more…)

Creating Multiple Choice Questions for Higher Order Learning – December 8, 2020


Event Date & Time

  • December 8, 2020
    2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Event Description

Please click “Register Now” to register for this event. This event will be hosted online on Zoom.  This session is also offered on November 5. Are you using multiple choice questions to their full capacity? We all know that multiple choice questions can be a powerful component of your assessment and pedagogical strategies. They can (more…)

Teaching Remotely with Care: Introduction to Accessible Online Courses and Open Educational Resources (OER) – December 9, 2020


Event Date & Time

  • December 9, 2020
    10:00 am - 11:00 am

Event Description

In the last few months, educators across the globe have been struggling to figure out how to deliver their content to their students, how to assess them, how to connect with them and how to ensure they are safe. One of the priorities that might have been missing from our efforts is to ensure that (more…)

Teaching Online With Canvas – December 9, 2020


Event Date & Time

  • December 9, 2020
    12:00 pm - 1:15 pm

Event Description

An introduction to setting up your course and teaching online using Canvas, UBC’s primary all-in-one platform for delivering online courses. This event will be hosted on Zoom. (more…)

Using Canvas Quiz Statistics to Improve Our Quiz Questions – December 9, 2020


Event Date & Time

  • December 9, 2020
    1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Event Description

Have you used Quizzes on Canvas to assess your students’ learning? How well did the questions help you gather evidence of learning? Are you concerned the questions may be too hard or too easy? This workshop provides an introduction to Canvas Quiz Statistics, a learning analytics tool that provides instructors with useful data and visualizations, (more…)