Talking is Encouraged During Exams: The Formative Use of Summative Exams

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This event is part of the CTLT Spring Institute, taking place from May 31–June 3, 2022. To view all events, visit https://institute.ctlt.ubc.ca/spring-institute/spring-institute-events/ Even exams can involve collaboration! In this participatory session, we will discuss how to effectively incorporate group discussion in exams. This workshop will start with a brief explanation of the concept of group […]

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The Surprising Impact of Hands: Using the LFS Popup Studio to Enhance Online Lectures

Online/Virtual Event

This event is part of the CTLT Spring Institute, taking place from May 31–June 3, 2022. To view all events, visit https://institute.ctlt.ubc.ca/spring-institute/spring-institute-events/ Online teaching might be here to stay, but pedagogy can be affected when the online instructor's presence is not ideal. The narrow window of Zoom cameras can prevent the use of hand gestures […]

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Let’s Talk About Academic Integrity: How, What, and When to Incorporate Academic Integrity into Your Course

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This event is part of the CTLT Spring Institute, taking place from May 31–June 3, 2022. To view all events, visit https://institute.ctlt.ubc.ca/spring-institute/spring-institute-events/ Academic integrity is a commitment to upholding the UBC values of respect, integrity, and accountability in all academic endeavours. Academic integrity is important for activities that produce new knowledge through scholarly activities, including […]

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Student Experience of Instruction: Interpreting statistics in Instructor Reports

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This event is part of the CTLT Spring Institute, taking place from May 31–June 3, 2022. To view all events, visit https://institute.ctlt.ubc.ca/spring-institute/spring-institute-events/ Student Experience of Instruction (SEI) quantitative data consists of responses on a Likert-type scale (most commonly a 5- or 7-point scale). For many years, the mean (average) and standard deviation were used to […]

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Embracing Renewal: Building Foundational Research Skills Across Disciplines

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This event is part of the CTLT Spring Institute, taking place from May 31–June 3, 2022. To view all events, visit https://institute.ctlt.ubc.ca/spring-institute/spring-institute-events/ UBC Library across both campuses has been identifying ways to better support transformational library learning and experiences. Specifically, the Library was working on an ALT-funded project UBC Library across both campuses has been […]

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Academic Integrity & EDI: Rethinking Pedagogy and Practices for Inclusivity and Accessibility

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This event is part of the CTLT Spring Institute, taking place from May 31–June 3, 2022. To view all events, visit https://institute.ctlt.ubc.ca/spring-institute/spring-institute-events/ During our time together, we’ll share relevant research findings and resources, unpack some of the dominant assumptions about academic misconduct, and consider ways that we, as educators, can adopt an accessible and inclusive […]

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Getting Started with Creating, Editing and Sharing Video Using Kaltura

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Join us for this one-hour introduction to creating, editing and sharing videos using Kaltura. Kaltura is a media platform where you and your students can create, store, and share multimedia content in Canvas. Whether you want to create short videos to introduce yourself to your students, create lecture videos for your course, or record and […]

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Integrating Sustainability and Climate Change Content in your Course

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This event is part of the CTLT Spring Institute, taking place from May 31–June 3, 2022. To view all events, visit https://institute.ctlt.ubc.ca/spring-institute/spring-institute-events/ Are you interested in exploring how to connect your teaching with sustainability and/or climate change? Not sure where to start or how to approach it? Join us for a conversation with faculty members […]

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