Exploring and Expanding the Equity, Diversity and Inclusion work of TAs at UBC – May 25, 2020


Event Date & Time

  • May 25, 2020
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Event Description

Please note, this session is part of the CTLT TA Institute for UBC graduate students and teaching assistants. For a complete list of sessions visit institute.ctlt.ubc.ca. Please click “Register Now” to register for this event. This event will be online on Blackboard Collaborate. Exploring and expanding the equity, diversity & inclusion (EDI) in the work (more…)

Strategies to Prevent and Manage Issues Related to Technology


Event Date & Time

  • May 27, 2020
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Event Description

Please note, this session is part of the CTLT TA Institute for UBC graduate students and teaching assistants. For a complete list of sessions visit institute.ctlt.ubc.ca. Please click “Register Now” to register for this event. This event will be online on Blackboard Collaborate. In this session, we will explore common issues TAs face in remote (more…)

TAing Large Synchronous Classrooms Online


Event Date & Time

  • May 28, 2020
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Event Description

Please note, this session is part of the CTLT TA Institute for UBC graduate students and teaching assistants. For a complete list of sessions visit institute.ctlt.ubc.ca. Please click “Register Now” to register for this event. This event will be online on Blackboard Collaborate. TAs have been facing unique challenges TAing large, synchronous, online classes. This (more…)

Transitioning Online Amid Crisis: How Canvas Can Help


Event Date & Time

  • May 26, 2020
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Event Description

Please note, this session is part of the CTLT TA Institute for UBC graduate students and teaching assistants. For a complete list of sessions visit institute.ctlt.ubc.ca. Please click “Register Now” to register for this event. This event will be online on Blackboard Collaborate. In this session we will explore the tools available in Canvas and how to use (more…)

TA Workflow and Time Management in an Online Environment


Event Date & Time

  • May 27, 2020
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Event Description

Please note, this session is part of the CTLT TA Institute for UBC graduate students and teaching assistants. For a complete list of sessions visit institute.ctlt.ubc.ca. Please click “Register Now” to register for this event. This event will be online on Blackboard Collaborate. TAs have expressed feeling overwhelmed trying to hold office hours, manage full (more…)

Resetting Expectations for Online Learning


Event Date & Time

  • May 25, 2020
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Event Description

Please note, this session is part of the CTLT TA Institute for UBC graduate students and teaching assistants. For a complete list of sessions visit institute.ctlt.ubc.ca. Please click “Register Now” to register for this event. This event will be online on Blackboard Collaborate. This session will address some of the changes to the role of (more…)

Virtual Facilitation 101: Fostering Connection and Building Space Online – May 28, 2020


Event Date & Time

  • May 28, 2020
    1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Event Description

Please click “Register Now” to register for this event. This event will be online on Blackboard Collaborate. Are you interested in exploring facilitation tools, tips, and techniques to use in virtual events, workshops, and programming? This workshop will support you in creating an equitable and engaging space to build relationships and connect with your community (more…)

Blended Learning Through a Different Lens – May 27, 2020


Event Date & Time

  • May 27, 2020
    9:00 am - 10:00 am

Event Description

Please click “Register Now” to register for this event. This event will be online on Blackboard Collaborate. With the transition to online learning, you are confronted by an unfamiliar environment and need to respond with agility to emerging questions: Where do I start? How can I teach online effectively? How can I engage my students (more…)

Facilitating Collaborative Online Engagement using Liberating Structures


Event Date & Time

  • May 22, 2020
    11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Event Description

Please click “Register Now” to register for this event. This event will be online on Zoom. In this workshop we’ll explore the amazing facilitation world of Liberating Structures, “a collection of simple, inclusive and fun interaction templates designed to facilitate generative engagement”. In transitioning to a remote environment have you felt exhausted, disengaged or isolated (more…)

CTLT Indigenous Initiatives Virtual Coffee Drop-in ~ May 26, 2020


Event Date & Time

  • May 26, 2020
    10:00 am - 11:00 am

Event Description

Please click “Register Now” to register for this event. This event will be online on Zoom. This event is also taking place on these dates: May 14 , June 11, June 23 Do you have questions about how to thoughtfully integrate Indigenous content and representation into your course work? Curious about how to offer meaningful land (more…)