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FUSION Skills Development Symposium: Transforming teaching and learning experiences across Canadian universities
December 1, 2021 at 9:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Join Teaching and Learning Services and the Future Skills Innovation Network (FUSION) at the FUSION Skills Development Symposium to explore ways we can advance inclusive experiential learning approaches, skills development and the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning at Canadian universities.
This half-day virtual event, hosted on Zoom, will include a keynote presentation, panel discussions and a cross-collaborative community of practice session. You’ll have the opportunity to learn about the FUSION skills development curriculum, engage in discussions about skills development and inclusive experiential learning models, and explore ways in which universities can be leaders in educating the next generation of citizen scholars and professionals. Browse the full agenda below.
Instructors, students, scholars, policymakers and educational administrators interested in Canadian higher education are all welcome to attend.
Space is limited, so please register in advance by completing the form below.
Note: All panels will be recorded for use in future FUSION resources and communications.
|9-9:40 a.m.||Welcome and Introductions
Keynote – Transforming University Experiences: From Skills Development to Scholarly Citizenship
|9:50-10:40 a.m.||FUSION Network Panel – Fostering Collaborative Innovation and Inclusive Skills Development Across Canadian Universities
A panel discussion that includes FUSION stakeholders at different levels. The panelists will provide a cross-collaborative administrative perspective on goals, applications, challenges and the future of the FUSION program across the FUSION network.
Facilitator and Moderator:
|11-11:40 a.m.||Carleton FUSION Panel – Skills Development at Carleton University: Advancing Students’ Engagement and Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL)
A panel of Carleton instructors and students who have implemented the FUSION curriculum will showcase innovative ways to advance practices and SoTL in skills development and engage students with diverse backgrounds.
|11:40 a.m. – 12:20 p.m.||FUSION Cross-Collaborative and Inclusive Community of Practice
A cross-network community of practice where FUSION project leads, staff and students from member institutions will create space to share experiences with the implementation of FUSION and explore potentialities for the future. Discussion themes include:
|12:20-12:30 p.m.||Closing Remarks
Sorry this session is full.
FUSION Contact at Carleton: Ranilce Guimaraes Iosif, Ph.D. (FUSION Project Officer) – firstname.lastname@example.org or TLS/FUSION consultation request form: https://carleton.ca/tls/teaching-learning-and-pedagogy/experiential-learning/fusion/instructor/#sect1.2