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Engaging your audience in real-time with Mentimeter

Mentimeter is a classroom response system similar to clickers, where the participants can answer multiple-choice, multiple answers or true and false questions from their smartphone. You can create an account for free, create a presentation and write the questions you want to ask. Your audience goes to the voting website, enters the code for your […]

PeerScholar – Peer and Self-Assessment Tool

PeerScholar – Peer and Self-Assessment Tool

PeerScholar is currently being piloted at UBC. Fore more information, please visit the LT Hub website at http://lthub.ubc.ca/projects/technology-pilots/ What is PeerScholar? PeerScholar is a peer review and self-assessment tool for developing students’ critical- and creative-thinking skills. The tool’s review process has three phases: Creating: Students submit a written or multimedia response to an assignment and receive […]

ELI Annual Meeting (February 19–21, 2019), Anaheim, California

ELI Annual Meeting (February 19–21, 2019), Anaheim, California

The ELI Annual Meeting is the premier teaching and learning event. This is the one event that explores solutions to our learning community’s key issues, engages innovative technology and service providers, and unites expertise across our institutions. For more information, visit https://events.educause.edu/eli/annual-meeting/2019.

EDUCAUSE Annual Conference, October 14-17, 2019, Chicago, IL

EDUCAUSE Annual Conference, October 14-17, 2019, Chicago, IL

The EDUCAUSE Annual Conference calls together the best thinking in higher education IT to become even better at what we do. This is where professionals and technology providers from around the world gather to network, share ideas, grow professionally, and discover solutions to today’s challenges. It’s the largest gathering of your peers…people you can relate […]

Educational Developers Caucus 2018 Conference – February 14-16, Victoria, B.C.

Educational Developers Caucus 2018 Conference – February 14-16, Victoria, B.C.

The conference theme is Educational Developers Gaining an Edge (EDGE) prompting attendees to broadly consider the following questions: What unexpected, creative, and bold practices are emerging? What transformations and innovations are taking place at the edge of educational development? What vital impact are you having at your institution? How and where can you gain more […]

Register for T-BLE! (coming soon in 2019)

Register for T-BLE! (coming soon in 2019)

Hello everyone, If you know instructors interested in adopting a blended learning approach to their teaching, please note that the Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology will be offering a course entitled Teaching in a Blended Learning Environment (T-BLE). What is T-BLE? T-BLE is now a 4-week immersive blended course aimed at instructors who are […]

Introduction to Canvas Basics

Introduction to Canvas Basics

In this 90-minute session, you will learn the basics features, as well as teaching strategies to help you integrate Canvas in your course effectively. Topics in this session will include general navigation of the Canvas interface, notifications and communication (Announcements, Email, Discussions), content creation and organization (Modules, Content Pages, Files), grading and assessment (Quizzes, Assignments, […]