Events

Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop – September 23, 24, 30 2017


Event Date & Time

  • September 23, 2017
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • September 24, 2017
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • September 30, 2017
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

Registration for the WAITLIST of this ISW opens on Monday July 31st at 9am PST and closes on Friday August 4th 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 this (more…)

Creating a Course in edX – September 25 2017


Event Date & Time

  • September 25, 2017
    12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Event Description

For a list of upcoming edX sessions, click here. UBC is adding edX to the “evolving ecosystem of learning technology platforms, tools and applications on campus”. edX can be used to provide a blended learning experience for campus-based courses, as well as UBC online and distance courses. In each of these sessions we will be (more…)

Lunch ‘n’ Learn: Introduction to Canvas Basics – September 25 2017

Series: Canvas Training


Event Date & Time

  • September 25, 2017
    12:00 pm - 1:45 pm

Event Description

In this session, you will learn the basics, plus some helpful tips to save you time while setting up your course in Canvas. Topics in this session will include general navigation of the Canvas interface, notifications and communication, content creation and organization, and assignments (including quizzes, discussions). This workshop is an introduction to Canvas for new users. ⚒ Hands-on Session Type

Developing Your Skills as a Peer Reviewer of Teaching: Introductory Workshop – September 26 2017


Event Date & Time

  • September 26, 2017
    9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Event Description

The formative peer review of teaching is a process designed to provide feedback to instructors about their teaching.  It is an opportunity for all involved to engage in collegial conversations about teaching and student learning. Please join us for this experiential  workshop suitable for reviewers and reviewees in the peer review of teaching.  The peer review (more…)

Canvas All-Day Open Studio – September 27th

Series: Canvas Training


Event Date & Time

  • September 27, 2017 - October 27, 2017
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Event Description

Canvas All-Day Open Studio is a casual, drop in space for anyone with questions related to UBC’s new learning management system Canvas. Here’s your chance to sit down with a Canvas expert and review your course design… ⚒ Hands-on Session Type

DIY Media Support Session – September 27 2017


Event Date & Time

  • September 27, 2017
    10:00 am - 11:30 am

Event Description

Are you working on an educational media project?  Are you planning to produce media content for your course but don’t know how to start? UBC Studios is offering a support session where professional media specialists can provide answers to your media production questions.  If you are wondering where to start on a media production, what (more…)

Musqueam Territory Acknowledgements in the Classroom


Event Date & Time

  • September 27, 2017
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Event Description

This event has been postponed. The new date will be published and a notification sent out as soon as possible. “I would like to acknowledge that we are on the traditional, ancestral, and unceded territory of the Musqueam people.” — As communities at and outside UBC-Vancouver increasingly integrate a territory acknowledgement like this into their (more…)

TLEF General Information Session

Series: TLEF


Event Date & Time

  • September 28, 2017
    12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Event Description

To support prospective applicants who are seeking TLEF funding in 2018, the Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology (CTLT) will hold a General Information Session on the TLEF on Thursday, September 28, from 1:00-2:00 pm in Room 2.22 of the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre. In this session, you will receive information about the TLEF (more…)

Lunch ‘n’ Learn: Introduction to Canvas Basics – September 28 2017

Series: Canvas Training


Event Date & Time

  • September 28, 2017
    12:00 pm - 1:45 pm

Event Description

In this session, you will learn the basics, plus some helpful tips to save you time while setting up your course in Canvas. Topics in this session will include general navigation of the Canvas interface, notifications and communication, content creation and organization, and assignments (including quizzes, discussions). This workshop is an introduction to Canvas for new users. ⚒ Hands-on Session Type

TLEF Proposal Development Drop-In Sessions – September 28 2017

Series: TLEF


Event Date & Time

  • September 28, 2017
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Event Description

Beginning in September, CTLT and Faculty support units will be hosting a series of drop-in sessions to help applicants in the development of their Large and Small TLEF Project proposals. Applicants can drop in to any of these sessions to talk about their project ideas and to receive feedback and advice on topics such as (more…)