Events

pre-Teaching As Research seminar – April 9, 2019


Event Date & Time

  • April 23, 2019
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Event Description

As part of our Teaching As Research “TAR” internship program, we offer a pre-TAR workshop series. Participation is open to all prospective TAR Interns and will support your understanding of all elements of your TAR project. This includes identifying a challenge to student learning, formulating a research question, research methods and situating your TAR project in the (more…)

Online Learning Course Design Support Studio – April 25, 2019


Event Date & Time

  • April 25, 2019
    9:00 am - 11:00 am

Event Description

Join us face-to-face or virtually for one on one consultations with Learning Designers to explore ways to enhance your students’ online learning experience. Bring your courses, ideas and questions, and together we will explore how to incorporate new approaches into your teaching practice. We can give guidance to incorporate online instructional strategies that support:  Motivating students (more…)

Online Learning Advancement Fund Drop-in Information Session


Event Date & Time

  • April 25, 2019
    10:00 am - 11:30 am

Event Description

Do you have an idea for how to improve a student’s learning experience or reach new student audiences through online learning? Would you like support making this idea a reality? Faculty are invited to attend this information session to learn about the Online Learning Advancement Fund (OLAF), created in 2019 to support the development of online (more…)

Qualtrics Studio – April 25, 2019


Event Date & Time

  • April 25, 2019
    11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Event Description

Qualtrics Studio UBC adopted a new survey tool Qualtrics. Qualtrics is a powerful tool that offers UBC Faculty, and staff with new functionality in survey creation, data-analysis, and reporting. Join us for the the bi-weekly qualtrics studio to explore qualtrics together and to receive support and guidance using this tool.  The session is geared towards (more…)

Protected: Student Diversity and the Ombudsperson’s Office

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WordPress and Wiki Clinic (Drop-In) – April 25, 2019


Event Date & Time

  • April 25, 2019
    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 those (more…)

What does facilitation look like in educational leadership?


Event Date & Time

  • April 25, 2019
    2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Event Description

Please note that this workshop is developed with the Spring Institute Facilitators in mind; however, it is open to those who may have an interest in further developing their facilitation skills in general.  As educational leaders, we are often advised to use “facilitation” skills when we share our teaching ideas and deepen learning of our (more…)

Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop – April 27, 28 & May 4, 2019


Event Date & Time

  • April 27, 2019
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • April 28, 2019
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • May 4, 2019
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

***Click “Register Now” to sign up for the WAITLIST only (being on the waitlist doesn’t guarantee a spot). IF you are chosen to participate, you will be contacted directly by our office by email (between after signing up and by registration closing date)*** Registration for the WAITLIST of this ISW opens on Monday March 11 at 9am PST (more…)

Protected: A Dialogue on Experiential Learning at UBC Vancouver

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Canvas Studio – April 29, 2019


Event Date & Time

  • April 29, 2019
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Event Description

Canvas Studio is a 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, explore migrating a Connect course to Canvas, and troubleshoot any challenges… ⚒ Hands-on Session Type