Canvas Training

Canvas Training

Are you ready for your Winter 2018 courses? The Center for Teaching and Learning will be hosting Canvas based workshops during the summer starting on July 9th. Varying throughout the summer, we offer Canvas workshops that are aimed at instructors who are just getting started on Canvas. As well as for instructors who feel ready to […]

Transformative Teaching

Transformative Teaching

Call for Faculty Volunteers : Guidelines for Transformative Teaching With the Strategic Plan comes a recommitment  to transformative learning – learning that’s interdisciplinary, critical, and practical, with inspired graduates prepared to contribute to their local and global community. The Office of the Provost, in consultation with the Senate Learning & Research Committee, is embarked on […]

2017 / 2018 Provost Award for Teaching Assistants and Tutors

2017 / 2018 Provost Award for Teaching Assistants and Tutors

  The UBC Okanagan Provost Award for Teaching Assistants and Tutors recognizes the exemplary contributions of students in their teaching support roles. Nominations for this award are due March 30, 2018. Click here for more information.

14th Annual Learning Conference

14th Annual Learning Conference

The spaces where teaching and learning occur play a critical role in our students’ success. At the 2018 UBC Okanagan Learning Conference, we invite you to fill in the blank and share your experiences, practices, and research about the ________ space you create for learning. 2018 Learning Conference Website

Current and Past CTL Newsletters

Current and Past CTL Newsletters

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

Deep Conversations

Deep Conversations

Looking for Deep Conversations about Teaching and Learning? Join a Faculty Learning Community Are you looking to participate in deeper conversations about teaching and learning but don’t have the time or resources to join a discussion group “for life”? Then a Faculty Learning Communities is just what you’re looking for. Here’s what you need to […]

Transition to Canvas at UBC Okanagan

Transition to Canvas at UBC Okanagan

After extensive consultation with faculty, students, and staff, in June UBC selected Canvas as the learning technology ecosystem to replace our current learning management system, Connect. Canvas is a powerful tool for supporting teaching and learning, is simpler to use for both course instructors and students, and has many advanced features and capabilities that will […]

Moving, Creating, and Re-Creating your course in Canvas

Moving, Creating, and Re-Creating your course in Canvas

This workshop introduces you to the most important features and tools of Canvas so you can continue to move, create, and re-create your courses. It’s very important you Register for this workshop and confirm the course you’ll be teaching so we can create the Canvas shell for your course before the workshop.

Canvas Studio

Canvas Studio

Canvas Studio drop-in sessions are most beneficial for instructors who would like specific help building content for their Canvas course(s).  You are welcome to attend all day or you can come and go as needed to set up the tools you wish to use in the Canvas environment.  Please bring your laptop and content that […]