Teaching and Learning Conference
The thirteenth University of Windsor Teaching and Learning Conference took place in Windsor, Ontario, on May 1 and 2, 2019. Crucial Conversations in Teaching and Learning provided a forum for instructors, students, administrators, and others to engage in high-stakes conversations exploring the forces driving change in the post-secondary sector, and the resulting tensions around purpose, pedagogy, curriculum, and evaluation. Visit the conference website.
Teaching Controversial Topics
Instructors: Laverne Jacobs, Maggie Liddle, Sindhu De Livera
March 21, 2019, 1:30 - 3:30 p.m.
In this interactive workshop, the facilitators will share techniques from a course developed to help students teach controversial topics in the Faculty of Law. Participants will have the opportunity to envision how these techniques might be applied in their own disciplines.
June 3-7, 2019
The Academy is designed to provide background information, workshops, peer consultation, and extensive expert individual consultation to support the development of participants’ professional teaching portfolios over a period of five days.
Blackboard Learn Training
The Centre for Teaching and Learning provides individual consultations, group workshops, and online self-paced courses about the use of the University’s learning management system, Blackboard Learn. Faculty, sessional instructors, staff, and GAs are welcome to register.