Features

When will we be ready? Sharing responsibility for Indigenous engagement in teaching and learning

When will we be ready? Sharing responsibility for Indigenous engagement in teaching and learning

Panelists shared their experiences and practices on topics related to Indigenous content including: mandatory curricula, the roles and responsibilities of instructors, the impact of sharing responsibility on student learning and more.

Celebrate SoTL 2019

Celebrate SoTL 2019

On October 24, the Institute for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (ISoTL) and the Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology (CTLT) hosted the second annual Celebrate SoTL event. This full-day event gave Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL) practitioners, new faculty and students across UBC the opportunity to engage in dialogue around teaching and […]

Teaching as Performance

Teaching as Performance

Aaron Langille approaches teaching as performance, he shared his six strategies with UBC faculty: voice dynamic, eye contact, audience involvement, pop culture, humour, and improvisation.

What we’re reading: Jackie Stewart

Each edition, we ask one CTLT staffer to share their reading list and inspiring stories. This edition, we are pleased to present a look at the bookshelf of Jackie Stewart, deputy academic director. Is there a specific book that inspired you to transform your teaching practice? This summer I spent a lot of time thinking […]

Call for Applications for Open Educational Resources (OER) Grants

Call for Applications for Open Educational Resources (OER) Grants

Over the next four years, UBC is investing $250,000 in annual funding to support open educational resources (OER). Learn about the OER Fund.

2020 call for proposals for Small Teaching and Learning Enhancement Fund Innovation projects

2020 call for proposals for Small Teaching and Learning Enhancement Fund Innovation projects

The Office of the Provost and Vice-President Academic invites faculty, staff and students to submit proposals for small TLEF innovation projects.

What we’re reading: Jeff Miller

“What we’re reading” is a regular feature in Dialogues, the CTLT’s bi-monthly newsletter. In each edition, one staff member at the CTLT will share what they are currently reading and offer some poignant suggestions for your reading list. Jeff Miller, Senior Associate Director, Projects and Faculty Partnerships at the CTLT, shares his reading list for […]

UBC and Amazon Web Services announce Canada’s first Cloud Innovation Centre

UBC and Amazon Web Services announce Canada’s first Cloud Innovation Centre

UBC and Amazon Web Services to launch Canada’s first university-based Cloud Innovation Centre (CIC). Students, staff and faculty will get to collaborate in a team-based, hands-on environment as they leverage the power of AWS cloud technology in their work.