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Fall 2018 Semester Start is finally here!
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TLC BYTES BISTRO MENU 2018 - Freshly baked Edu-Tools
UFV Teaching and Learning offers a variety of free technical knowledge sessions for you to choose from. To view menu options, or to order online, visit: ufv.ca/tlc/bytes-bistro/
Instructional Skills Workshop (ISW)
Dates: October 15 - 18, 2018
Facilitators: Michelle Johnson and Ken Harmel
Location: UFV Abbotsford Campus, Rm B121
The Instructional Skills Workshop (ISW) is offered to a group of four to six colleagues and is designed to enhance the teaching effectiveness of both new and experienced educators. During the 3 ½ day workshop, participants design and conduct three “mini-lessons” and receive verbal, written and video feedback from the other participants who have been learners in the mini-lessons.
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Don’t miss this year’s Symposium 2018: Scholarly Teaching & Learning in Post-Secondary Education! The Symposium is an annual one-day event presented by the BCTLC and BCcampus that brings together speakers, presentations, discussions, and networking with colleagues who share an interest in scholarly teaching and learning in post-secondary education.
Some important dates:
May 15 – September 3, 2018 – Call for Symposium Proposals – OPEN
June 27, 2018 – Symposium Registration – OPEN
The BCcampus Learning Access Program for Educators (LAP-E)
The BCcampus Learning Access Program for Educators (LAP-E) helps support instructors and teaching faculty from B.C. public post-secondary institutions to attend BCcampus professional development opportunities. Currently accepting applications to attend Symposium 2018: Scholarly Teaching & Learning in Post-Secondary Education. Application deadline: September 21, 2018.
BCcampus Online Book Club starts September!
BCcampus has a new book club. Join and let colleagues know about this new venture we are trying out in September.
We will be reading "How Learning Works: 7 Research-Based Principles for Smart Teaching" and details can be found here: https://bccampusonlinebookclub.wordpress.com/
We hope this will be a great way to start the year and for those new to the book and wanting to get a jump on reading it, can do so now!
SPOTLIGHT ON LEARNING - Exploring the Curriculum
This one day event will bring together university faculty and high school teachers, academic advisors and guidance counsellors to build knowledge around the new curriculum.
Friday, October 19, 2018
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Teaching and Learning offers a number of workshops for faculty and staff. You can book a workshop individually, in person or online. Schedule an Ed Tech for a department information session, we are here to help! How can we help?
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