Teaching in Times of Crisis

August 30, 2017

By Nancy Chick, Academic Director of the Taylor Institute for Teaching and Learning Charlottesville, Virginia. Barcelona and Cambrils, Spain. By the time this blog is published, chances are that the list of recent traumatic world […]

UNIV 201: Global Challenges

August 30, 2017

The College of Creativity, Discovery and Innovation  (CDCI) at the Taylor Institute for Teaching and Learning invites first and second-year undergraduate students to take the lead in UNIV 201: GlobalChallenges. One of the University of Calgary’s […]

Presenting the Taylor Institute Guide Series

August 30, 2017

Looking for evidence-based resources on teaching approaches and practices? The Taylor Institute for Teaching and Learning is pleased to present the Taylor Institute Guide Series, designed to further enhance our teaching and learning resources for […]

Student Assessment: In Theory and In Action

August 30, 2017

By Ashley Weleschuk, TI Undergraduate Student Research Assistant Gabrielle Lindstrom and Lynn Taylor, former vice-provost (teaching and learning) completed an extensive literature review on the topic of student assessment. They focused on research discussing assessment […]

Fika at the Taylor Institute

August 30, 2017

By Rachel Braun, Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL) Program Specialist of the Taylor Institute for Teaching and Learning In the June 2017 Director’s Corner, Dr. Nancy Chick captures takeaway insights about the Swedish phenomenon […]

An unConference model

August 4, 2017

By Nicole Sandblom, Senior Instructor, Department of Chemistry, Natural Sciences Program