Current and Past CTL Newsletters

 

All copies of the current and past newsletters can be found here.

 

2018 Newsletters

April 2018

14th Annual Learning Conference – Creating Space for Learning / Celebrate Learning WeekTeaching Portfolios / Course (Re)Design Seminar / Canvas or Connect / Concluding Your Course in Canvas: Preparing for a Term to End / Canvas Workshops – Summer Sessions /  Centre for Teaching and Learning Canvas Resources / Student Evaluation of Teaching / Gathering Evidence about Your Learning (CTL Brochure Series) / TA Credentialing WorkshopCTL Helpdesk / BC Campus Programs /  STLHE Conference “Pedagogical Innovation: Adapting Practice to Evolving Cultures”Your CTL Team

March 2018

14th Annual Learning Conference – Creating Space for Learning / Transformative Teaching / 2018 Teaching Practices Survey / Celebrate Learning Week / Ending the Term on the Right Note (CTL Brochure Series) / 2017/18 Provost Award for Teaching Assistants & TutorsTeaching Portfolios / Course (Re)Design SeminarCentre for Teaching and Learning Canvas Resources / Canvas Workshop Sessions / TA Credentialing WorkshopCTL Helpdesk / BC Campus Programs /  STLHE Conference “Pedagogical Innovation: Adapting Practice to Evolving Cultures”Your CTL Team

February 2018

14th Annual Learning Conference – Creating Space for Learning / Mid-Point Feedback ( CTL Brochure Series) / Launching Digital Credentials: Designing, Developing, and Deploying Strategies / Course (Re)Design Seminar / Centre for Teaching and Learning Canvas Resources / Canvas Workshop Sessions / Canvas Tools: A Resourceful Tab / Teaching Portfolios / UBC Survey Tool – Qualtrics / TA Credentialing Workshop / CTL Helpdesk / Classroom Discussions (CTL Brochure Series) / STLHE Conference “Pedagogical Innovation: Adapting Practice to Evolving Cultures”Your CTL Team

January 2018

14th Annual Learning Conference – Creating Space for Learning / Course (Re)Design Seminar / TA Credentialing Workshops / Centre for Teaching and Learning Canvas Resources / Canvas Workshop Sessions / Teaching Portfolios / UBC Survey Tool – Qualtrics /  Educational Developers – Gaining an Edge /  BC Campus – Scholarly Teaching Fellows Program /  CTL Helpdesk / Learning Student Names (CTL Brochure Series) / Your CTL Team

2017 Newsletters

December 2017

Canvas / Connect Course Setup / Learning, Teaching, Conflict, and Freedom of Expression – Peter Newbury, CTL Director / CANVAS Update / Canvas Advanced Topic Workshops / Student Evaluation of Teaching / UBC Survey Tool – QualtricsEducational Developers – Gaining an Edge / TA Credentialing Workshops / BC Campus – Scholarly Teaching Fellows Program / CTL Helpdesk / Syllabus Creation (CTL: Brochure Series) / Your CTL Team

November 2017

Learning to Teach – Peter Newbury, CTL Director / CANVAS Update / Canvas Workshops: Introductory Sessions / 2017 Winter 2 Course Setup / Student Evaluation of Teaching / SoTL Seed Program / Educational Developers – Gaining an Edge / BC Campus – Scholarly Teaching Fellows Program / TA Credentialing Workshops / CTL Helpdesk / Ending the Term on the Right Note (CTL: Brochure Series) / Your CTL Team

October 2017

Looking for Deep Conversations about Teaching and Learning? Join a Faculty Learning Community / CANVAS Update / Are You Marking Multiple Choice Bubble Sheet Exams? / Training for TAs: Marking Multiple Choice Bubble Sheet Exams / Educational Developers’ Caucus 2018 Conference / Scholarly Teaching Fellows Program / TA Credentialing Workshops / CTL Helpdesk / Mid-Point Feedback (CTL Brochure Series) / Your CTL Team

September 2017

Welcome Back! / Canvas Has Arrived at UBC! / Ten Ways to Give Your Students a Great Canvas Experience / Using Kaltura in Canvas / Training for TAs: Marking Multiple Choice Bubble Sheet Exams / TA Credentialing Workshops / CTL Helpdesk / Fostering Respect in the Classroom (CTL Brochure Series) / Your CTL Team

June 2017

Coming Fall 2107 – CANVAS! / Moving, creating, and re-creating your course in Canvas / Annotate videos for your students with CLAS, the Collaborative Learning Annotation SystemCTL Helpdesk / Transform Your Classroom with Team-Based LearningYour CTL Team

May 2017

13th Annual Learning Conference – “Engaging Every Learner” / TA Credentialing / CTL Helpdesk / “If I Could Stick My Pen In My Heart/And Spill It All Over the Stage: Teaching Evaluations”  / “Education by Design” – ETUG Spring Jam 2017 / “Gateways in Higher Education” – STLHE Conference 2017  / Voices of Diversity and Inclusion: Vulnerabilities, Tensions, and OpportunitiesYour CTL Team

April 2017

13th Annual Learning Conference – “Engaging Every Learner” / Directed RFP to both Brightspace and Canvas / CTL Helpdesk / Student Evaluation of Teaching / “Moving Away from Connect” – Peter Newbury, CTL Director / “Education by Design” – ETUG Spring Jam 2017 / “Gateways in Higher Education” – STLHE Conference 2017 / CTL Pitstop / Team-Based Learning Course Design Institute / Grade Centre Drop-in Sessions / Workshops / Your CTL Team

March 2017

13th Annual Learning Conference – “Engaging Every Learner”: Call for Proposals / Provost Award for Teaching Assistants and Tutors / 2017-18 ALT Fund Recipients Announced / 2018-19 ALT Fund Call for Proposals / CTL Help Desk / 2016 Winter Term 2 “Student Evaluation of Teaching” / Learning Technology Environment Renewal / “Teaching a Small Class. . .of 400” – Peter Newbury, CTL Director / STLHE 2017 Conference, Halifax / Upcoming Workshops and Events / Your CTL Team

February 2017

“Teaching from a place of respect, equity, and compassion” – Peter Newbury, CTL Director / 13th Annual Learning Conference – “Engaging Every Learner”, Call for Proposals / “Engaging Every Learner – Director’s Message” – Peter Newbury, CTL Director / Two Opportunities for TAs / Learning Technology Renewal Project Update / ETUG Spring Jam – Call for Proposals / Coming Workshops and Events / Your CTL Team

January 2017

Blackboard Connect: Are Your Connect Courses Ready? / Welcome to the new CTL Event and Workshop Registration System!! / 2017 Learning Conference – “Engaging Every Learner” / 2017 Learning Conference – Call for Proposals / “What Will Happen to the Chocolate?” – Peter Newbury, CTL Director / TA Credentialing Workshop / Maeyellem Weimer on How to Keep Your Teaching Fresh – Free Podcast / BCcampus 5th Annual Open Textbook Summit / January Workshops / Your CTL Team

 

2016 Newsletters

December 2016

Learning Technology Environment Renewal Project: Update and Results / Welcome to the new CTL Event and Workshop Registration System!! / Are You Marking Multiple Choice Bubble Sheet Exams? / Grade Centre Drop-in Sessions / “Learn Your Students Names. No, Really” – Peter Newbury, CTL Director / Learning at Intercultural Intersections Conference / Indigenizing the Curriculum – 2 Day Workshop / BC Campus Open Education Advocacy and Research Fellowships / December Events / Your CTL Team

November 2016

Assessing Student Learning Module 3: Providing Effective Feedback & Self/Peer Assessment / Learning Technology Environment Renewal / ” Make Your Reading Quiz a Carrot, Not a Stick” – Peter Newbury, CTL Director / Transform Your Classroom with Team-Based Learning / Team-Based Learning Collaborative / “Problem-Solving Strategies, Challenges, and Outcomes (book chapter) / Final Call for TA Credentialing / Training for TAs: Marking Multiple Choice Bubble Sheet Exams / November Workshops / Your CTL Team

October 2016

D.A.T.E. (Discussions About Teaching Excellence) SoTL Panel / Online Teaching Community / Are You Marking Multiple Choice Bubble Sheet Exams? / “You don’t have to wait for the clock to strike to start teaching” – Peter Newbury, CTL Director / The Future is Open: Educating for the Commons through Open Educational Resources / ETUG Fall Conference / October Workshops / Your CTL Team