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Event Date & Time

  • August 27, 2019
    1:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Event Description

As a Teaching Assistant, you will be working closely in different roles with an experienced instructor to teach. When this relationship goes well, it can be rewarding, educational, and fun. When it does not, it can be frustrating and overwhelming. In this session we will explore the various needs and expectations (including the TA contract) (more…)

Series: CTLT Institute


Event Date & Time

  • August 27, 2019
    1:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Event Description

Effective Teaching Assistants (TA) can save faculty time and headache, which allows you to focus on your ‘teaching’; furthermore, they play a significant role in students’ learning. As instructors, there are several things we can do to ensure that our TAs work effectively and efficiently. This requires our support and guidance. In this session, we (more…)


Event Date & Time

  • August 27, 2019
    2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Event Description

Instructors strive to create effective learning spaces and opportunities where students engage with course content, actively participate in course activities, and connect with their peers. Using course data to evaluate and improve learning is a key aspect of learning analytics and can be a useful evidence-based approach for helping instructors succeed in achieving these teaching (more…)


Event Date & Time

  • August 28, 2019
    10:00 am - 11:30 am

Event Description

Are you working on a media project? Planning to produce video content for your course but don’t know where to start? UBC Studios is offering a drop-in media support session where professional media specialists are available to provide answers to your questions.  If you are wondering: where do I start? what resources are available on (more…)


Event Date & Time

  • August 28, 2019
    12:15 pm - 4:00 pm

Event Description

Welcome to UBC! We are pleased you have joined our vibrant, supportive UBC community! We know our faculty and staff are the most important resource we have – working side-by-side to shape the future of research, learning, and work.  Jointly presented by the Department of Human Resources and the Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology (more…)


Event Date & Time

  • August 28, 2019
    12:15 pm - 4:00 pm

Event Description

Registration is now full. To sign up for the waitlist, please click here. Welcome to UBC! We are pleased you have joined our vibrant, supportive UBC community! We know our staff and faculty are the most important resource we have – working side-by-side to shape the future of research, learning, and work.  Jointly presented by (more…)


Event Date & Time

  • August 28, 2019
    1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Event Description

Instructors strive to create effective learning spaces and opportunities where students engage with course content, participate in course activities, connect with their peers, and are invested in learning. Using course data to evaluate and improve learning is a key aspect of learning analytics and can be a useful evidence-based approach for helping instructors succeed in (more…)


Event Date & Time

  • August 29, 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…)


Event Date & Time

  • August 29, 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…)


Event Date & Time

  • August 29, 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…)

Series: CTLT Institute


Event Date & Time

  • August 29, 2019
    1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Event Description

Everyone plays an important role in supporting student mental health and wellbeing. This session is an introduction to the Green Folder and the Early Alert program. Participants will learn what to look for, say, and do when having a supportive conversation with a student, how to submit an Early Alert, and how to access resources (more…)


Event Date & Time

  • September 3, 2019
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Event Description

Are you considering teaching in the Canvas environment or looking to freshen-up your Canvas course? Perhaps you need to create and share course materials/resources with your students or colleagues in your unit/department, create assignments and quizzes, develop an accessible course syllabus, learn about library course reserves, and/or just troubleshoot technical challenges. If yes, then this (more…)


Event Date & Time

  • September 3, 2019
    12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Event Description

Come join us at our weekly drop-in demo sessions, where you can learn more about the Emerging Media Lab and try out some VR/AR experiences! This event is open to anyone from the UBC community, including staff, students, and faculty. Location: Emerging Media Lab, Irving K Barber Learning Centre, Room 183 (more…)


Event Date & Time

  • September 4, 2019
    9:00 am - 11:00 am

Event Description

Well-developed rubrics can help instructors communicate their expectations to students and students may learn important skills to reflect on their own learning and monitor their progress. While a large number of rubrics is freely available on-line for a wide range of learning activities: writings, term projects, video presentation, team work, etc., modifications are often needed (more…)