CDCI

(Video) Global Challenges: An Instructor Perspective

November 23, 2017

Join Robin Mueller, an educational development consultant at the Taylor Institute for Teaching and Learning and instructor of UNIV 201: Global Challenges, as she talks about inquiry-based learning and how she sees her role changing […]

Director's Corner

TI Strategic Planning

November 23, 2017

By Nancy Chick, Academic Director of the Taylor Institute We’re starting some interesting “meta” work at the Taylor Institute.  We’re now fully staffed, and our newest unit (the College of Discovery, Creativity, and Innovation) has […]

Director's Corner

ISSOTL17

October 5, 2017

By Nancy Chick, Academic Director, Taylor Institute for Teaching and Learning In October, the University of Calgary and Mount Royal University co-hosted ISSOTL17, the annual conference for the International Society for the Scholarship of Teaching […]

Director's Corner

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 […]

CDCI

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 […]

Teach

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 […]

SoTL

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 […]

Collaborate

An unConference model

August 4, 2017

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

Teaching

SCIE 311 Peer Review Process

July 19, 2017

By Nicole Sandblom, Senior Instructor, Department of Chemistry, Natural Sciences Program  When the Taylor Institute sent out Upcoming Events and Workshops, I looked into the resources available to learn about Course Trailers. These short videos seem like […]

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