By Emily Cook, TLS Staff Writer If you’re not a fan of chemistry yet, Professor Maria DeRosa is here to change that. DeRosa helps her students develop an understanding not only of fundamental material, but the broader impact chemistry has in the world. “I love chemistry, so I want to show how... More
Educational Development Centre
Welcome to the EDC
Capture: An Intro to Creating Course Videos
On Sept. 14, discover how this free software can be used to create a variety of course videos. See examples from across campus and learn best practices for getting the best recording.
Creating a Positive Classroom Environment
On Aug. 28, discover how to create a classroom where students feel safe and motivated to learn and where teachers feel they have the optimal conditions for sharing knowledge.
Discover how to create effective multiple-choice assessments. This retreat will explore best practices in item writing, constructing items that target higher cognitive levels of learning and using item analysis.
The Art of Decluttering
Using the lesson tool in cuLearn, discover how to make the online portion of your course more organized, visually appealing and easier to navigate.
The Educational Development Centre is dedicated to the support of teaching excellence at Carleton University. Our goal is to provide a comprehensive range of technological and pedagogical teaching tools and resources to faculty, instructors and teaching assistants in order to ensure an exceptional learning experience for students in the classroom and beyond. Learn more about us.
When all your class activities are created separately in cuLearn, your course page can quickly become cluttered, which can make students feel uneasy, confused and even anxious. But thanks to the Lesson Tool in cuLearn, there is now an answer to this challenge. The tool groups weekly course... More
We all want the kind of classroom environment where students feel safe and motivated to learn, where teachers feel they have the optimal conditions for sharing knowledge and helping students develop new skills. How do we create this kind of classroom? What specific techniques do we use to motivate... More
Wednesday, September 09 - 12:00 PM
Thursday, September 10 - 1:00 PM
Monday, September 14 - 11:00 AM
Friday, September 18 - 12:00 PM