Teaching Development

Develop excellence in teaching and sharing your disciplinary knowledge as a TA, future faculty, or in a community or professional setting.

 Events

Titlesort descending Description Date Provider
Celebrate Learning Week Keynote – Bandwidth Recovery: Helping Students Reclaim Cognitive Resources Lost to Poverty, Racism, and other “Differentisms”

Tue, May 18, 2021 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM See description. Free. Cia Verschelden is the keynote speaker for Celebrate Learning Week 2021.

Bandwidth concept – scarcity steals mental bandwidth

18 May 2021 - 10:00am Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology
Copyright and Licensing for Open Educational Resources

Wed, May 19, 2021 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM See description. FREE. For more information and to register for this workshop visit:
https://libcal.library.ubc.ca/event/3604787

19 May 2021 - 11:00am Library Research Commons
Developing a training series for a beginner toolkit in digital scholarship

Mon, May 17, 2021 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM See description. FREE. For more information and to register for this workshop visit:
https://libcal.library.ubc.ca/event/3604945

17 May 2021 - 2:30pm Library Research Commons
Exploring Zoom

Tue, June 29, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM See description. Free. Zoom is a web-conferencing application for moderating classes, meetings, or other group collaborations virtually. Join us for this session to learn more about Zoom and best practices in using it for teaching virtual classes.

29 June 2021 - 12:00pm Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology
Exploring Zoom

Tue, June 15, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM See description. Free. Zoom is a web-conferencing application for moderating classes, meetings, or other group collaborations virtually. Join us for this session to learn more about Zoom and best practices in using it for teaching virtual classes.

15 June 2021 - 12:00pm Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology
Finding, Using, and Creating Open Educational Resources

Thu, August 12, 2021 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM See description. FREE. For more information and to register for this workshop visit:
https://libcal.library.ubc.ca/event/3606220

12 August 2021 - 1:00pm Library Research Commons
Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop

Sat, June 12, 2021 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM UBC Vancouver Campus. Free. *** Please note that the dates and times of the ONLINE ISW are as follows***

12 June 2021 - 9:00am Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology
Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop

Sat, June 5, 2021 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM UBC Vancouver Campus. Free. *** Please note that the dates and times of the ONLINE ISW are as follows***

5 June 2021 - 9:00am Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology
Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop

Tue, June 1, 2021 11:30 AM - 5:00 PM UBC Vancouver Campus. Free. *** Please note that the dates and times of the ONLINE ISW are as follows***

1 June 2021 - 11:30am Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology
Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop

Thu, May 27, 2021 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM UBC Vancouver Campus. Free. *** Please note that the dates and times of the ONLINE ISW are as follows***

27 May 2021 - 4:00pm Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology
Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop

Sat, June 19, 2021 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM See description. Free. *** Please note that the dates and times of the ONLINE ISW are as follows***

19 June 2021 - 9:00am Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology
Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop

Sat, June 12, 2021 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM See description. Free. *** Please note that the dates and times of the ONLINE ISW are as follows***

12 June 2021 - 9:00am Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology
Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop

Sun, June 6, 2021 11:30 AM - 5:00 PM See description. Free. *** Please note that the dates and times of the ONLINE ISW are as follows***

6 June 2021 - 11:30am Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology
Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop

Tue, June 1, 2021 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM See description. Free. *** Please note that the dates and times of the ONLINE ISW are as follows***

1 June 2021 - 4:00pm Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology
Graduate Students and TAs Workshop– Bandwidth Recovery: Helping Students Reclaim Cognitive Resources Lost to Poverty, Racism, and other “Differentisms”

Wed, May 19, 2021 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM See description. Free. Cia Verschelden is the keynote speaker for Celebrate Learning Week 2021. If would like to participate in this workshop, it would be helpful if you also attend Cia Verschelden’s keynote presentation taking place from 10:00am – 12:00pm on May 18.

Bandwidth concept – scarcity steals mental bandwidth

19 May 2021 - 1:00pm Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology
Moving Your Open Educational Resource Project Forward

Thu, May 13, 2021 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM See description. FREE. For more information and to register for this workshop visit:
https://libcal.library.ubc.ca/event/3604934

13 May 2021 - 11:00am Library Research Commons
Open Pedagogy with Scalar: Publishing Digital Books

Wed, July 14, 2021 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM See description. FREE. For more information and to register for this workshop visit:
https://libcal.library.ubc.ca/event/3606221

14 July 2021 - 11:00am Library Research Commons
Pedagogical and Professional Reasons to Adopt Open Educational Resources (OER)

Fri, May 21, 2021 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM See description. FREE. For more information and to register for this workshop visit:
https://libcal.library.ubc.ca/event/3606199

21 May 2021 - 10:00am Library Research Commons
Shaping Our Future: A Fireside Chat

Thu, May 20, 2021 11:30 PM - Fri, May 21, 2021, 12:30 AM See description. Free. You are invited to join an informal dialogue with the Associate Provosts of Teaching and Learning from both campuses. They will share reflections on lessons learned from the rapid shift to remote instruction.

20 May 2021 - 11:30pm Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology
Statements of Teaching Philosophy: Writing

Thu, August 12, 2021 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM See description. Increasingly, faculty positions in research and teaching streams require a statement of teaching philosophy as one component of a teaching portfolio or dossier. Teaching statements reflect personal beliefs about teaching and learning, but also reflect disciplinary cultures and institutional structures and norms in a particular context.

12 August 2021 - 10:00am Centre for Writing and Scholarly Communication

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 Resources

Titlesort descending Description Provider
Effective Teaching Online, Workshop Recordings

Going online all of a sudden? Check out CIRTL's Effective Teaching Online playlist on YouTube, where you can find pre-recorded versions of two recent workshops: one designed to give instructors a brief introduction to online, evidence-based, inclusive teaching strategies; the other designed to share top-level recommendations on how to effectively support online instructors during temporary distance learning. Related workshop materials are provided in video descriptions.

Centre for the Integration of Research, Teaching and Learning
Pivoting to Online Teaching, Webinar Recording and Resources

In this webinar Sara Schley, PhD, walks you through a practical framework for moving your course online quickly.

National Center for Faculty Development & Diversity