Educational Development

Informational Interviews: More Than a Career Mapping Tool

Leverage the student card and the kindness of strangers in your learning By Derrick E. Rancourt  Professor in the Department of Oncology, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, University of Calgary & University of Calgary Teaching Scholar […]

Collaborate

Reviving the shelfie

By Nancy Chick A colleague recently sent me this query as she builds her professional library: “if you were to choose 13 essential titles [in the scholarship of teaching and learning], what would they be?” […]

Assessment

Anything made possible

“Yes. Anything.”

I met this “anything” suggestion with dumbfounded silence.

This is a snippet of a conversation that I had that forever changed the way that I approach teaching and learning.

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Learning Technology

Creating a course trailer

By Haboun Bair A course trailer is a compelling invitation that uses multimedia to help students become better acquainted with a course. Shown on the first day of class, in two to four minutes, an […]