On September 12, beginning at 3:30pm in Arts 241, the President, Provost, Vice-Provost Teaching and Learning, along with the Gwenna Moss Centre, will host the 2014 University of Saskatchewan Celebration of Teaching. At the event, the Provost's teaching awards for 2014 will be presented and the University’s award-winning teachers during the past academic year will be recognized.
U of S President Ilene Busch-Vishniac addressed attendees of the 2013 Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL) Symposium
2012 D2L Award Winner Jay Wilson and Fall 2011 Master Teacher Ken Van Rees
CGSR 989: Introduction to University Teaching
The GMCTE offers the first "Truly Open Online Course" (TOOC), called "Introduction to Learning Technologies," beginning January 21, 2014
This interactive session helps you gain a better understanding of what you can show in class, what you can post online, and what you and photocopy to hand out to your class. Your presenters are Amanda Storey, the U of S’s Copyright Coordinator, and Ryan Banow, GMCTE Instructional Designer. They will provide information on recent changes to copyright legislation and help you understand what you can post and/or distribute under the new legislation and under the university’s Fair Dealing Guidelines.
This course begins on October 6 and runs through November 3. Registration closes on October 1 and is limited to 15 participants.
Instructors Wenona Partridge, MA, GMCTE, and Karla Panchuk, PhD, U of S and Athabasca U.
This non-credit course will provide instructors with information and ideas for teaching in an online or hybrid environment. Introduction to Teaching Online is offered entirely online through Blackboard. As a participant you will experience what it is like to learn online which will help you become familiar with the environment your students will encounter in their online learning. For more information, visit the course page here.
Topics covered will include: