Contract Faculty CoP: Two-way Interaction: A Major Challenge for Hybrid Courses

Online/Virtual Event

Last term, a number courses had to be offered in a hybrid mode because of this pandemic. This delivery mode enables students to attend these courses either in person or online synchronously. It is true that on UBC campus 70% of GTS classrooms of 30 seats and above having the ability to offer courses in […]

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Contract Faculty CoP: Resources on Campus – October 27, 2022

Hybrid Online/Virtual and In-Person - See Description Vancouver, British Columbia

This is a hybrid event. Welcome to UBC, new contract faculty! Welcome back to campus, returning contract faculty! Teaching on a contract is a challenging task as changes in our contracts, courses, and department policies remain a constant. We will exchange common challenges we face and explore possible interventions. We will share resources available to […]

Contract Faculty CoP | Preparing for Term 2: Designing Syllabi and Learning Outcomes

Hybrid Online/Virtual and In-Person - See Description Vancouver, British Columbia

This is a multi-access event. As Term 2 comes closer, we can start thinking of how we can learn from this term’s experience when we plan our next set of courses. How can we tweak our syllabi to meet our learning objectives as best as we can? What are some of the basic elements the […]

Contract Faculty CoP Social – December 8, 2022

Hybrid Online/Virtual and In-Person - See Description Vancouver, British Columbia

This is a hybrid event. Wrap up the term with your colleagues at this casual social for contract faculty. If you’re on campus, join us for some complimentary food and drinks. To help us with numbers, please register by clicking the green “Registration” button. We hope to see you there! Venue: Irving K Barber Learning […]

Contract Faculty CoP: Troubleshooting and Resources

Hybrid Online/Virtual and In-Person - See Description Vancouver, British Columbia

This is a multi-access event. Are you concerned about academic integrity and the best practices for supporting student learning? Have you found the workload involved in academic concessions to be increasingly challenging? Are you aware of or are using Early Alert? This workshop will address these and other teaching concerns. Please come to our hybrid […]