Supporting Educator and Student Well-being in the Classroom

November 27, 2018

By Natasha Kenny and Patti Dyjur, Educational Development Unit Well-being has received heightened attention across higher education. In seeing well-being “inextricably connected to learning” (p.5), Harward (2016), bravely suggests that well-being must become a foundational […]

Teaching is influencing my view of research

June 26, 2018

By Derrick E. Rancourt,¬†Department of Oncology, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, University of Calgary & University of Calgary Teaching Scholar Teaching and research are not mutually exclusive, but mutually beneficial activities I have come to realize […]

Introducing Design Thinking into Teaching

November 22, 2017

By Derrick E. Rancourt,¬†Professor in the Department of Oncology, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, University of Calgary & University of Calgary Teaching Scholar I am always changing my courses, introducing new elements and new ways of […]

The Teaching Challenge

October 6, 2017

By Mike Thorn, Communications & Marketing Assistant at the Taylor Institute for Teaching and Learning Organized by the Taylor Institute for Teaching and Learning, the Teaching Challenge is a community hub, offering a series of […]