By Dario Balca As Carleton’s Associate Vice-President (Teaching and Learning), Joy Mighty knew she wanted to get students more engaged, but didn’t want to just give out orders on how. The result is a new initiative that brings together faculty, staff and students from across the university to... More
Educational Development Centre
Welcome to the EDC
Engineering a Flipped Classroom
On Feb. 6, join instructor Shermeen Nizami as she reveals her observations on how flipping a fourth-year engineering course impacted both the students and the instructor.
Make your multiple-choice tests more effective
Develop your skills in writing, refining and integrating multiple-choice tests into your assessment activities with our Multiple-Choice Retreat on Feb. 17.
Advanced cuLearn training
On Feb. 24, gain advanced insight into quizzes and assignments in cuLearn, and learn more about methods of gathering feedback from students based on the course to date. Register today.
Teaching Roundtable: When PoodLL meets Moodle
On Jan. 23, join us for a pizza lunch and an in-depth discussion about the possibilities that exist when PoodLL meets Moodle.
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.
The EDC’s Winter 2015 TA Training Day event on Jan. 17 saw nearly 300 TAs brave the cold to take part in eight unique training sessions aimed at their personal and professional development. We were especially privileged to hear keynote addresses from award-winning faculty members Dr. Aaron Doyle... More
By Patrick Lyons, Director, Teaching and Learning Every summer I volunteer to coach my son’s soccer team and, over the past four years, I’ve coached squash during the fall and winter months to both youth and adults. While I’ve participated in both of these sports for some time (soccer as a... More
Friday, February 06 - 12:00 PM
Tuesday, February 17 - 9:00 AM
Tuesday, February 24 - 1:00 PM
Tuesday, March 24 - 1:00 PM