TDP for New Faculty

The Teaching Development Program (TDP) for New Faculty helps participants build a foundation for their teaching careers by providing a network of support around teaching and learning. The intended audience is faculty who are either new to teaching, new to UBC or both. Below are some suggested core and elective workshops to fulfill the TDP requirements. We will add more workshops as they become available. Please visit the TDP for New Faculty and review core and elective elements under the “Coursework” section.

If you have questions or need clarification as to what are core and elective components, please connect with your TDP Consultant.

Protected: TDP Classroom Climate Session: Indigenous Engagement

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Inclusive Teaching: Universal Design for Learning – February 10 , 2023


Event Date & Time

  • February 10, 2023
    11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Event Description

Intentionally implementing Universal Design for Learning (UDL) approaches to teaching and learning can bridge accessibility gaps and support equitable/inclusive learning opportunities; therefore, it was one of the main recommendations from UBC’s recent Teaching and Learning Beyond COVID report. UDL is a framework to improve and optimize teaching and learning for all people, and is based on scientific (more…)

Protected: #4 TDP Workshop – Teaching Philosophy Statements: Show me the Good Stuff

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Getting Started Teaching Online with Zoom – February 21, 2023


Event Date & Time

  • February 21, 2023
    12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Event Description

This is an introductory workshop for Zoom. For advanced workshops click here. Are you new to teaching or facilitating online with Zoom or need a refresher? Join us for this introductory online session exploring some of the basics of teaching online with Zoom. Session Topics: Set up your Zoom sessions Share lecture slides and online (more…)

Teaching Online with Zoom: Taking It Further – February 22, 2023


Event Date & Time

  • February 22, 2023
    12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Event Description

This is an advanced workshop for Zoom. For introductory workshops click here. Have you been teaching with Zoom and want to learn about new features or approaches to use in the classroom? Join us for this one hour exploration of some of the new features and approaches teaching online with Zoom.  During the session you (more…)

Getting Started with Creating, Editing and Sharing Video Using Kaltura – February 23, 2023


Event Date & Time

  • February 23, 2023
    12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Event Description

This is an introductory workshop for Kaltura. For advanced workshops click here. Join us for this one-hour introduction to creating, editing  and sharing videos using Kaltura. Kaltura is a media platform where you and your students can create, store, and share multimedia content in Canvas. Whether you want to create short videos to introduce yourself (more…)

Creating Interactive Videos with Kaltura – February 23, 2023


Event Date & Time

  • February 23, 2023
    2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Event Description

This is an advanced workshop for Kaltura. For introductory workshops click here. Interactive videos can increase student engagement and enhance learning. Join us for this 1 hour session to learn about and practice creating hotpots and video quizzes using Kaltura and sharing these in Canvas.  During the session you will explore: Create interactive video using (more…)

Inclusive Teaching: What is it and Why Does it Matter? – March 6 , 2023


Event Date & Time

  • March 6, 2023
    12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Event Description

This session is for anyone who teaches at UBC who is looking for an introduction to inclusive teaching practices. Be introduced to the literature underpinning inclusive teaching and discuss why inclusive practices in the classroom are important. We will explore diversity amongst UBC’s student population. You will have an opportunity to learn, discuss and share (more…)

Protected: #5 TDP Workshop – Student Experience of Instruction

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Holding Indigenous Topics with Care


Event Date & Time

  • March 7, 2023
    1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Event Description

This is an in-person event. Through the What I Learned In Class Today project, participants will learn how to intentionally approach Indigenous content and topics in the classroom and will learn how this can make a supportive and positive learning experience for all students. This workshop requires participants to engage with asynchronous materials prior to (more…)