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Highlights from the 2021 TA Institute

Highlights from the 2021 TA Institute

Explore the key takeaways from the memorable 2021 TA Institute. 700 registrants, 13 teaching development sessions, six themes, and one certainty: TAs are essential members of a course teaching team!

Indigenization Q & A: a conversation with Christina Hendricks

Indigenization Q & A: a conversation with Christina Hendricks

CTLT’s Academic Director Christina Hendricks reflects on what she has been learning in her role to support Indigenization as a leader on UBC’s Vancouver campus.

Student Peer Assessment: Case Studies

Student Peer Assessment: Case Studies

Student peer assessment is a powerful tool for giving students active management of their own learning. Explore first-hand accounts of how it’s being used across a range of UBC courses.

Keep Teaching Website

Keep Teaching Website

The Keep Teaching website supports faculty in developing their own strategies to continue to meet the needs of their courses online, if there are disruptions in on-campus teaching and learning. 

Beyond emergency teaching: support to level-up your online classes

Beyond emergency teaching: support to level-up your online classes

UBC creative writing lecturer Sheryda Warrener shares her experience of seeking technological and pedagogical support for her online teaching, how reaching out made a difference, and what she wishes she’d known in her first year of teaching.

Online Teaching Program

Online Teaching Program

The newly launched Online Teaching Program is designed to help you adapt your course for the online environment and prepare you to teach online.

Discover the techniques and practices of outstanding teachers at UBC

Discover the techniques and practices of outstanding teachers at UBC

Nineteen UBC faculty members share a diversity of teaching approaches in the second annual Celebration of Teaching Excellence event. Learn about these different innovative approaches to teaching, view the video clips of the presentations or read through the following slides.

Decolonizing Open?

Decolonizing Open?

According to Dr. Daniel Heath Justice, a professor in the Department of First Nations and Indigenous Studies, if people are interested in decolonizing open education, they have a lot of work to do.

New Faculty Teaching Orientation

New Faculty Teaching Orientation

This session is designed to help new faculty members learn more about UBC and the opportunities available with a focus on teaching, learning and student success.

Teaching Development Program for New Faculty

Teaching Development Program for New Faculty

The 10-month program helps instructors build a foundation for their teaching careers by providing a support network and professional development opportunities. Rolling applications are being accepted until August 1, 2020.