Professional Development for Grad Students

A collection of professional development opportunities and events for Graduate Students, including the Instructional Skills Workshop, the Graduate Certificate Program, Mentoring and Facilitation Workshops, as well as the Graduate Institute which takes place annually during February.

Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop – September 22, 29, 30 2018


Event Date & Time

  • September 29, 2018
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • September 30, 2018
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

Registration for the WAITLIST of this ISW opens on Friday Sept 14 at 9am PST and closes on Tuesday Sept 18 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 (more…)

Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop – October 13, 14, 20 2018


Event Date & Time

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

Event Description

Registration for the WAITLIST of this ISW opens on Monday September 3 at 9am PST and closes on Friday September 14 at 4:30pm. ***Click “Register Now” to register for the WAITLIST only (registering for the waitlist doesn’t guarantee a spot). IF you are chosen to participate, you will be contacted directly by our office*** *** Please note that (more…)

Introduction to Social Network Analysis with Threadz


Event Date & Time

  • October 17, 2018
    9:30 am - 11:00 am

Event Description

In this workshop, we will survey the literature on Social Network Analysis, introduce Threadz, and walk through use cases of how you can effectively use Threadz to monitor and reflect on your Canvas Discussions. Threadz is a plugin tool for Canvas that allows users to visualize the social dynamics of their discussion forums. The tool (more…)

Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop – October 21, 27, 28 2018


Event Date & Time

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

Event Description

Registration for the WAITLIST of this ISW opens on Monday September 10 at 9am PST and closes on Friday September 21 at 4:30pm. ***Click “Register Now” to register for the WAITLIST only (registering for the waitlist doesn’t guarantee a spot). IF you are chosen to participate, you will be contacted directly by our office after registration closes*** *** (more…)

Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop – November 3, 4, 10 2018


Event Date & Time

  • November 3, 2018
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • November 4, 2018
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • November 10, 2018
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

Registration for the WAITLIST of this ISW opens on Monday September 24 at 9am PST and closes on Friday October 5 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 (more…)

Celebrate SoTL


Event Date & Time

  • November 6, 2018
    9:30 am - 3:00 pm

Event Description

The Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL) builds a bridge between teaching and research in our disciplines. SoTL is the systematic inquiry into student learning to advance the practice of teaching. The first UBC “Celebrate SoTL” event, hosted by the Institute for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (ISoTL), the Centre for Teaching, Learning, & (more…)

Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop – November 19, 21, 22 2018


Event Date & Time

  • November 19, 2018
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • November 21, 2018
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • November 22, 2018
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

Registration for the WAITLIST of this ISW opens on Monday October 8 at 9am PST and closes on Friday October 19 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 (more…)

Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop – November 25, Dec 1, 2 2018


Event Date & Time

  • November 25, 2018
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • December 1, 2018
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • December 2, 2018
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

Registration for the WAITLIST of this ISW opens on Monday October 22 at 9am PST and closes on Friday November 2 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 (more…)

Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop – January 19, 20, 26 2019


Event Date & Time

  • January 19, 2019
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • January 20, 2019
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • January 26, 2019
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

Registration for the WAITLIST of this ISW opens on Monday December 10 at 9am PST and closes on Friday December 21 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 (more…)

Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop – January 27, February 2, 3 2019


Event Date & Time

  • January 27, 2019
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • February 2, 2019
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • February 3, 2019
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

Registration for the WAITLIST of this ISW opens on Monday December 17 at 9am PST and closes on Friday December 28 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 (more…)