Making Assessment Count: A’18 PED Day

The assessment of student learning is central to any teacher’s practice; it is among the most complex and impactful aspects of the job. This August’s PED Day aims to illustrate the powerful role that assessment plays in teaching and learning with a varied offering of practical talks, workshops, and large-group activities. We hope that you will join us…

Storytelling Workshops

The Vanier Storytelling Project, in partnership with Concordia’s Centre for Oral History and Digital Storytelling, is offering three workshops on storytelling, performance, writing, and ethics. Vanier students, staff, and faculty are all welcome to attend. Below you will find descriptions of each workshop, biographies of each presenter, and a registration form to sign up for…

New APOP Website Launched

APOP has just launched its new website! APOP (the Association for the Educational Application of Computer Technology at the Post-Secondary Level) is a nonprofit professional association that promotes technopedagogy—the integration of ICTs (information communication technologies) in a learning environment to facilitate learning. Among other things, APOP organizes online webinars for teachers, video capsules, and provides…

AQPC Winter 2018 Bulletin

The AQPC winter 2018 bulletin is now available online: http://aqpc.qc.ca/bulletin-aqpc     In it, you will find information on the following subjects: • The 38th AQPC colloque (to be held in St. Hyacinth) • Looking for nominees for AQPC teaching prizes! • Looking for host colleges for the 2020 colloque • The Pédagogie collégiale journal…

January 2018 PED Day Feedback Survey

January 2018 PED Day Feedback Survey

Please use the form below to let us know what you thought about the most recent PED Day – Pedagogy in Action: The Student Experience. All responses are anonymous and will help us plan for future PED Days.

Concordia’s Winterfest 2018, January 26–February 16, 2018

Concordia’s Centre for Teaching & Learning presents its 6th annual Winterfest. This year’s theme is Promoting Deep Learning in Larger Classes. Here is a description of the event from its flyer: Join us for WinterFest 2018, where we’ll take on the problematic of introductory/foundational courses. Foundational courses are intended to initiate the uninitiated into our…

Society for Teaching and Learning in Higher Education 2018 Conference & Call for Papers

The Society for Teaching and Learning in Higher Education (STLHE) is holding its annual conference June 19th to 22nd in Sherbrooke. This year’s theme is “Pedagogical Innovation: Adapting Practice to Evolving Cultures.” The call for papers for the conference has been extended to January 22nd. Click here for more details about the conference and the call for papers.…

Conference: Online Security, Plagiarism and Cyberbullying: Challenges in Distance Learning

Le Réseau d’enseignement francophone à distance du Canada (REFAD) is holding its annual conference in Quebec City the 24th and 25th of May, 2018.  This year’s theme is Online Security, Plagiarism and Cyberbullying: Challenges in Distance Learning (Sécurité en ligne, plagiat et cyberintimidation: les défis en formation à distance). Participation can on site (for a…

Registration for PED Day

Pedagogy in Action: The Student Experience January 17, 2018 Description Participants will experience learning from the student perspective—participating in learning activities and achieving learning objectives—to enrich their own practice as educators and Vanier community members. Topics to be addressed include: How do we engage students to foster learning? What techniques are teachers from different disciplines/departments…

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