So Now You’re a CEGEP Teacher….

CALLING ALL NEW AND NEWISH TEACHERS! The PSI office is hosting So Now You’re a CEGEP Teacher…., a casual get-together for teachers who are new to Vanier College or have only a few semesters at Vanier under their belts. The event will be an opportunity for you to get to know one another, ask questions…

Upcoming PED Day – Engaging ALL Students: Pedagogy for Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion

In its 2015–2020 strategic plan, Vanier College identifies promoting global and diversity education in the curriculum, as well as developing and implementing effective, innovative and inclusive pedagogical practice, as priority actions. This upcoming PED Day on August 16, in an event titled Engaging ALL Students: Pedagogy for Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion, we will focus on…

Moodle Day 2017 at Dawson College

Moodle Day is scheduled for Friday May 26, 2017 at Dawson College. The theme of this year’s Moodle Day is “Moodle and its Role in Higher Education.” Presentations will be in the format of Talks (15-20 minute), and Round table discussions Topics include  Best practices and advice on using Moodle for pedagogical strategies (e.g. flipped-classroom, blended learning, etc.)…

IT REP Conference April 26-28

The April IT REP conference will take place in two weeks at LaSalle College, April 26, 27, and 28. This year, teachers are welcome to attend a few of the activities online: 5 will be offered in French and 4 in English. (N.B. these sessions will be webcast, but not recorded.) REGISTRATION To register, see the schedule and…

PERFORMA Summer Schedule is out

Please find attached summer PERFORMA schedule for the Master Teacher Program (MTP) courses. Dates run in between May 15 and June 22, 2017, and vary depending of the courses. Courses will take place either at John Abbott College or at Champlain College as mentioned below:   College Teaching and Course Design – John Abbott College Instructional…

AQPC 2017 Colloque: Program and Registration

The program for the 2017 AQPC conference, hosted this year by Vanier and College St. Laurent, is available and registration is now open. Presenting at the conference? Vanier presenters are asked to communicate with Isabelle Delisle to obtain a registration code. Not presenting but interested in attending? Send your name to Isabelle Delisle at delislei@vanier.college before Wednesday April 12, 5:00pm to enter a draw for…

AQPC News

AQPC Winter Bulletin Overview The AQPC Winter Bulletin is now online. Here are the highlights: A call for new members of the francophone editorial board (for details, see below) A reminder that, this June, Vanier and College St. Laurent will be hosting the next AQPC conference. The conference, whose theme is Our Legacy, promises to…

Online Moodle Training

DECclic is once again offering online Moodle workshops (in French). The sessions run each week starting at the end of February through to May. Each session is offered twice in a week to help teachers find a workshop that fits their schedules. To register, please click here. (more…)

Workshop on Using Social Media in Education

An online workshop on using social media in distance education will be offered during UB on Februrary 22nd. The workshop, offered in French, will be animated by Nelson Jean of Université de Rimouski. Although the context of the discussion will be distance education, topics relevant to incorporating social media into one’s courses will be covered.…

App Speed Dating: Virtual Workshop on VIA Feb 3, 2017

A virtual workshop will be held to explore which apps and platforms can best be used by students for digital scrap-booking: an original, digital collage of research on, and curation of, information students find in the library and/or the internet. Six apps that are useful for digital scrap-booking will be discussed: Endnote – presented by…

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