CTL Newsletter

We send out a monthly email newsletter containing the latest news and helpful resources, highlighting new developments in technologies and methodologies.

Subscribe to our mailing list:


Current Issue

December 2019


Past Issues

December 2018

  • Experience Learning - 15th Annual UBC Okanagan Learning Conference
  • Deadline for Term Two Canvas Requests
  • Canvas Gradebook Tips
  • Canvas Feature Sessions
  • Just in Time Course Design
  • TA Workshops- January 2019
  • Mediasite Desktop Recorder
  • Teaching and Learning Conferences

November 2018

  • Ending the Term on The Right Note
  • Just in Time Course Design
  • Individual or Group Consults
  • TA Workshops – November 2018
  • Canvas Resources and Updates
  • BC Campus' Indigenization Professional Learning Series

October 2018

  • Open Classroom Week
  • It’s Midpoint Feedback Time
  • Individual or Group Consults
  • TA Workshops – October & November 2018
  • Canvas Resources and Updates
  • See, Say, Do Guide
  • New Community of Practice – Teaching and Wellbeing
  • BC Campus' Indigenization Professional Learning Series

September 2018

  • Open Classroom Week
  • See, Say, Do Guide
  • Visit your classroom without leaving your office!
  • Individual or Group Consults
  • TA Credentialing Program offered by the Centre for Teaching and Learning
  • Canvas Resources and Updates
  • Gathering Evidence About Your Teaching

August 2018

  • Connect is Disconnected
  • Teaching and Learning Pop-Ups
  • Visit your classroom without leaving your office!
  • First Day of Class Workshop
  • Individual or Group Consults
  • TA Credentialing Program offered by the Centre for Teaching and Learning
  • Canvas Workshops
  • Canvas Resources
  • Fostering a Culture of Respect in the Classroom
  • Team-Based Learning Collaborative (TBLC) Regional Workshop

July 2018

  • Global Contexts in the Classroom Fund
  • Individual or Group Consults
  • TA Credentialing Workshops
  • Canvas Resources and Updates
  • The BOPPPS Lesson Plan Framework
  • Team-Based Learning Collaborative (TBLC) Regional Workshop
  • Open Choice invites Canadian Faculty to Review OER for Their Upcoming Database

June 2018

  • 2018 UBC Okanagan Learning Conference Feedback
  • Global Contexts in the Classroom Fund
  • Individual or Group Consults
  • Canvas News and Workshops
  • Syllabus Creation
  • Introducing the BCcampus Open Education Self-Publishing Guide
  • Open Choice invites Canadian Faculty to Review OER for Their Upcoming Database
  • Society for Teaching and Learning in Higher Education (STLHE) Conference

April 2018

  • 14th Annual Learning Conference
  • Celebrate Learning Week
  • Teaching Portfolios
  • Course (Re)Design Seminar
  • Canvas? or Connect?
  • Canvas Workshops
  • Student Evaluation of Teaching
  • Gathering Evidence about Your Learning
  • TA Credentialing Workshop
  • Learning Access Program for Educators (LAP-E)

March 2018

  • 14th Annual Learning Conference
  • Call for Faculty Volunteers : Guidelines for Transformative Teaching
  • Teaching Practices Survey
  • Celebrate Learning Week
  • Ending the Term on the Right Note
  • 2017 / 18 Provost Award for Teaching Assistants & Tutors
  • Teaching Portfolios
  • Course (Re)Design Seminar
  • Canvas Resources and Workshops
  • TA Credentialing Workshop
  • Learning Access Program for Educators (LAP-E)

February 2018

  • 14th Annual Learning Conference
  • Mid-Point Feedback
  • Launching Digital Credentials: Designing, Developing, and Deploying Strategies
  • Course (Re)Design Seminar
  • Canvas Resources and Workshops
  • Teaching Portfolios
  • UBC Survey Tool - Qualtrics
  • TA Credentialing Workshop
  • Classroom Discussions

January 2018

  • 14th Annual Learning Conference
  • Course (Re)Design Seminar
  • TA Credentialing Workshops
  • Canvas Resources and Workshops
  • Teaching Portfolios
  • UBC Survey Tool - Qualtrics
  • Educational Developers’ Caucus 2018 Conference
  • Scholarly Teaching Fellows Program
  • Learning Student Names

December 2017

  • Canvas or Connect?
  • Learning, Teaching, Conflict, and Freedom of Expression
  • Canvas Updates and Workshops
  • Student Evaluation of Teaching
  • UBC Survey Tool - Qualtrics
  • Educational Developers’ Caucus 2018 Conference
  • Training for TAs: Marking Multiple Choice Bubble Sheet Exams
  • Scholarly Teaching Fellows Program
  • Syllabus Creation

November 2017

  • Learning to Teach
  • Canvas Updates and Workshops
  • 2017 Winter 2 Course Setup
  • Student Evaluation of Teaching
  • SoTL Seed Program
  • Educational Developers’ Caucus 2018 Conference
  • Scholarly Teaching Fellows Program
  • TA Credentialing Workshops
  • Ending the Term On the Right Note

October 2017

  • Join a Faculty Learning Community
  • Canvas Updates
  • 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
  • Mid-Point Feedback

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
  • Fostering Respect in the Classroom

June 2017

  • Coming Fall 2017 – Canvas!
  • Moving, creating, and re-creating your course in Canvas
  • “Annotate videos for your students with CLAS, the Collaborative Learning Annotation System”
  • Transform Your Classroom with Team-Based Learning

May 2017

  • 13th Annual Learning Conference - Last Chance to Register!
  • TA Credentialing
  • Anxious about reading your teaching evaluations?
  • ETUG Spring Workshop Registration
  • 37th Annual Society for Teaching and Learning in Higher Education Conference
  • 16th Annual Symposium on Teaching and Learning - Voices of Diversity and Inclusion: Vulnerabilities, Tensions, and Opportunities

April 2017

  • 13th Annual Learning Conference - Registration is Now Open!
  • Directed RFP to both Brightspace and Canvas
  • Student Evaluation of Teaching
  • Moving away from Connect
  • ETUG Spring Workshop Registration
  • 37th Annual Society for Teaching and Learning in Higher Education Conference
  • Pit Stop
  • Team-Based Learning Course Design Institute
  • Grade Centre Drop-In Sessions
  • April Workshops

March 2017

  • 13th Annual Learning Conference
  • Provost Award for Teaching Assistants and Tutors
  • 2017-18 ALT Fund Recipients Announced
  • 2018-19 ALT Fund Call for Proposals
  • Student Evaluation of Teaching
  • Learning Technology Environment Renewal
  • Teaching a small class…of 400
  • 37th Annual Society for Teaching and Learning in Higher Education Conference
  • Upcoming workshops

February 2017

  • Teaching from a place of respect, equity, and compassion
  • 13th Annual Learning Conference
  • “Director's Message”
  • TA Training and Seminars
  • Learning Technology Environment Renewal Project
  • ETUG Spring Jam - Call for Proposals
  • Workshops and Events

January 2017

  • Blackboard Connect
  • Welcome to the new CTL Event and Workshop Registration System!
  • 2017 Learning Conference “Engaging Every Learner”
  • Learning Conference Proposals
  • What will happen to the chocolate?
  • TA Credentialing Workshop
  • Maeyellem Weimer on How to Keep Your Teaching Fresh
  • 5th annual Open Textbook Summit
  • Workshops