TLSS - Teaching and Learning Support Service

TLSS Training and Events Program

tlss training

The Teaching and Learning Support Service (TLSS) is pleased to present its Training and event Program, which is a series of various activities designed to allow all faculty members to improve their knowledge and skills in learning and teaching.

We are also offering webinars. This means you will be able to attend some live sessions at the location of your choice. 

Click on one of the events below to see the event details and register.     

Login Categories 30 Search Fees Locations 38 Trainers/Lecturers 43 Event's map

SoTL and Active Learning

The Scholarship of Teaching and Learning encourages using research to inform teaching, and publishing about experiences and innovations in teaching and learning. Active learning is an educational approach where students are not passively waiting for knowledge to be transferred to them, but are actively involved in the process.

Tuesday, 26 March 2019 - 13:00 to 15:00

Integrating Community Service Learning in University Teaching: A Springboard to Motivation

This workshop will look at pedagogical approaches that include community service learning (CSL).

Bilingual Workshop

Thursday, 28 March 2019 - 13:00 to 16:00

Virtual Campus – Strategies and Essentials Tools for Course Design Level 1 (introductory workshop)

Come and explore the University’s Learning Management System (LMS – Virtual Campus), and see how its tools can support your teaching and students engagement.

This workshop is also offered in French from 9 a.m. to noon, on April 4, 2019.

Friday, 05 April 2019 - 09:00 to 12:00

Open Doors Activity - Come and Visit our new Active Learning Classrooms!

Want to engage your students? Have you heard about the Active Learning Classrooms (ALCs) that are available in the Learning Crossroads? Are you ready to use them?

Bilingual Workshop

Monday, 08 April 2019 - 13:00 to 16:00

Open Doors Activity - Come and Visit our new Active Learning Classrooms!

Want to engage your students? Have you heard about the Active Learning Classrooms (ALCs) that are available in the Learning Crossroads? Are you ready to use them?

Bilingual Workshop

Tuesday, 09 April 2019 - 13:00 to 16:00

Panel on Academic Accommodations: For Whom, Why and How?

Lecture SAEA-TLSS Free event

A panel of experts will discuss institutional and individual legal obligations of stakeholders to provide academic accommodations for students with disabilities....

Wednesday, 10 April 2019 - 11:30 to 13:30

Virtual Campus – Tracking your Students Progress: Creating Simple Activities and Assessment Tools Level 1 (introductory workshop)

The Virtual Campus allows you to create learning activities and use assessment tools that can be used to track students’ progress in your courses.

 

Friday, 12 April 2019 - 09:00 to 12:00

New Lecture Capture Tool

Discover our new Lecture Capture Tool!

This workshop is also offered in French from 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., on April 17, 2019.

Tuesday, 16 April 2019 - 13:00 to 14:30

Webinar – The Teaching Dossier: An Essential Tool

Developing a teaching dossier is a great way to emphasize different achievements related to teaching.

This workshop is also offered in French from noon to 1 p.m., on April 16, 2019.

Wednesday, 17 April 2019 - 12:00 to 13:00

Expanding the uOGlobal community: The role of educators in facilitating inclusive internationalization and global competencies in and out of the classroom.

Diversity and Learning Series

This workshop brings together educators (professors, instructors, teaching assistants, and staff) to discuss challenges, benefits, and strategies for inclusive internationalization and global competencies (diversity in the classroom, internationalization at home, intercultural competencies and strategies, and global citizenship).

Bilingual Workshop

Tuesday, 30 April 2019 - 13:00 to 16:00

Designing a Course: Effective Strategies and Tools

A well-designed course structure makes it easier for you to teach. Whether you are designing a face-to-face, a blended, or a completely online course, this workshop is for you!

This workshop is also offered in French from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., on May 8, 2019.

Thursday, 09 May 2019 - 13:00 to 16:00

Come for lunch, leave with a new Growth & Goals module ready for any course

Alison Flynn Ph.D., Emily O’Connor, and Kevin Roy
Department of Chemistry and Biomolecular Sciences, Faculty of Science


Bilingual Event

In the first part of this session, Alison Flynn will describe her Chair in University Teaching project: a new Growth & Goals module that can be integrated in any university course. The module has been designed to help students address common university challenges, including managing multiple responsibilities, failure, and identifying what to learn and how.

Wednesday, 15 May 2019 - 11:30 to 14:00

Be part of the 2019 TLSS Design●A●thon

Are you ready to design your course? Are you in need of support to develop quality learning experiences (evaluation tools, teaching strategies, online components of Virtual Campus)? Are you looking to develop multimedia resources (such as, videos, podcasts and images) to bolster your courses? Join us for a unique academic experience!

Tuesday, 28 May 2019 to Wednesday, 29 May 2019 09:00 - 15:00

Panel: Indigenous Perspective in Teaching and Learning

Diversity and Learning Series

How do Indigenous students learn? What’s the best way to support them? Which Indigenous perspectives are beneficial to all learners?

Workshop in English

Friday, 31 May 2019 - 13:00 to 15:00