Educational Development Centre

Educational Development Centre


Welcome to the EDC

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.


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Blog: “Scientific proof” that lecturing is ineffective

By: Maristela Petrovic-Dzerdz, EDC Instructional Designer Have you seen this image? If you are in the field of education and have been attending presentations and conferences in the past three years, you probably have. The presenters often use it to make a point about ineffectiveness of lectures. I... More

Wednesday, June 17th, 2015 in Blog Feed for all posts filed under Blog and tagged ,

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Blog: Spotlight on innovation

By: Kirk Davies, EDC Educational Technology Development Coordinator From June 3-5, Algonquin College hosted the Advancing Learning 2015 Spotlight on Innovation conference. This conference aims to share the experiences of educators across the province in the areas of educational technology, the... More

Wednesday, June 10th, 2015 in Blog Feed for all posts filed under Blog and tagged ,

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Did you miss assessment month at the EDC?

No problem! We recorded the sessions so you can watch them when you have time. The assessment sessions cover a wide range of topics related to assessment in higher education and bring a unique perspective from each of the EDC’s educational development, educational technology and... More

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cuLearn Grading Workshop

Thursday, July 23 - 1:00 PM

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Integrating cuPortfolio into Your Course

Tuesday, August 04 - 12:00 PM

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