Celebrating Teaching Excellence
Please join us for the 14th annual Celebration of Teaching Excellence. The event will take place on November 20 from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. in Alumni Auditorium with presentations beginning at 4:30.
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Nanadagikenim - Seek to Know Grant
The CTL invites the campus community to submit proposals for the Nanadagikenim - Seek to Know Grant.
We have moved!
The CTL has moved to the Engineering Building in the space formerly occupied by the Windsor Essex Economic Development Corporation.
Bringing Indigenous Pedagogy into the Classroom
Instructors: Rebecca Major and Valerie Waboose
November 15, 2019, 1:00 - 2:30 p.m.
The content of this facilitated conversation will discuss worldview and ways of understanding to illustrate teaching methods that are inclusive of Indigenous pedagogies.
The Emotional Labour of Teaching & Learning
Instructors: Erica Stevens-Abbitt and Christie Stewart
December 6, 2019, 9:30 - 11:00 a.m.
This participatory workshop will identify the often "invisible" issues which shape our lives in the professoriat – from time management, emotional resilience, stress, work-life balance, job security, to ever-changing student expectations.
End of Semester Self-care
Instructors: Erika Kustra, Erica Stevens-Abbitt, Christie Stewart, and Lorie Stolarchuk
December 6, 2019, 11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
This workshop will provide a short, educational "end-of-semester relaxation" session with techniques and resources to help you cope with seasonal stress, in the office or grading at home!
Addressing Stereotypes: Recruiting and Retaining Women in STEM
Visiting Speaker: Steven Spencer
Monday, December 2, 2019, 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.
In this plenary talk, Dr. Spencer will discuss what has been learned in social psychology about creating the right type of environment where the pressure of stereotypes do not exist, and women can succeed in that environment in ways that actually speak to their actual true potential, which can help women thrive in STEM.
What are Indigenous pedagogies?
Instructors: Jaimie Kechego
November 27, 2019, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
This workshop provides a discussion of Indigenous epistemologies and pedagogies and how these can be interwoven in curriculum design and development.
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.