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Article "Using the Remind App in the Online Classroom"
Friday, July 25, 2014 - 08:50
Article "Google Classroom Demo Video"
Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 08:42
Article "Formative Assessment: The Secret Sauce of Blended Success"
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 08:28
Article "Does Cheap Online Video Trump Text?"
Monday, July 21, 2014 - 14:13
Article "Examining Knowledge Beliefs to Motivate Student Learning"
Monday, July 21, 2014 - 08:33
Article "Peer Critique: Two Strategies for Getting Students to Give Feedback"
Friday, July 18, 2014 - 09:20
Article "Would Graduate School Work Better if You Never Graduated From It?"
Thursday, July 17, 2014 - 08:37
Article "Can New Technologies Increase Interaction in Online Education?"
Monday, July 14, 2014 - 08:56
Article "Learning That Lasts: Helping Students Remember and Use What You Teach"
Monday, July 14, 2014 - 08:54
Article "Designing Developmentally Appropriate Writing Assignments"
Friday, July 11, 2014 - 08:31



Dr. Jane O'Dea - The Last Word

A last lecture style presentation from Teaching Day

The Teaching Centre has created a number of videos. 

  • Green Chair Interviews
  • Profiles in Teaching Excellence
  • Video Tips
  • Teaching Centre Initiatives
  • Why a Teaching Centre?
  • Teaching Day

For these and other videos check out our video page.


Instructional Skills Workshops (ISW)

May 20-23
Facilitators: Leanne Elias & Ute Wieden-Kothe

August 11-14
Facilitators: Wayne Lippa & Robin Bright

Spaces are limited, so book your seat with the Teaching Centre today., 403.380.1856

Featured Resources

Assessment Planning

Do your students know what is expected by you? Do you know what to expect from your students? This resource will help you align your course objectives and learning outcomes with how you will evaluate your students.

Group Work

This article explores some good practices for forming groups and working with groups in your class.

Articles of Intersest

TED ED: Build your own video lessons

Qualitiestutors feel are important in the classroom


The Teaching Centre offers one-to-one and small group consultation for all of your teaching needs.

• Classroom observations
• Course planning and design
• Engagement strategies and more

We are a non-evaluative department, and all of the services we provide are for your benefit as an instructor. Contact us today to set up a consultation with one of our education consultants.

Doug Orr -
Jeff Meadows -

We can help with the tools and resources you utilize in your teaching. Here are a few ways we can help.

• Plagiarism and grading online services
• Creating effective presentation materials
• Creating Learning Objects, Videos and more

Contact one of our education consultants to help you with your education technology needs.

Brad Reamsbottom -
Tyler Heaton -
Todd Doucette (video expert)



We accept submissions of articles year round, but publish in September. All submissions due by June 6th, 2014

Contact Brad Reamsbottom [403.329.2542, or] to submit an article or to discuss ideas for your submission. We look forward to hearing from you.

Click here to learn more about submissions.


You can log into your Moodle courses by visiting:

All classes are automatically created in Moodle every semester. However, courses remain hidden from students until instructors make them available. For instructions on how to make classes available visit Moodle Answers

Testing Centre - Summer Hours:

Wednesday -- Thursday
9:00am to 9:00pm.
Friday - Saturday
9:00am to 5:00pm.

Location:   University Hall, B7 Labs
Instructors can book an exam in the Testing Centre by calling 403.380.1856 or click here to submit a message.

Tutorials and Help

For online tutorials please visit Designed and managed by the Teaching Centre this will help get you started.

Contact the Teaching Centre at 403.380.1856 or if you have questions about Moodle or would like to book a tutorial session. We are available from 8:30am - 4:30pm MST.

Graduate Students

Upcoming Sessions

Look for more sessions in the Fall 2014 semester.

Contact one of our staff for a One to One consultation:
Doug Orr
Jeff Meadows

Whether it is creating a new assignment or finding better ways to engage your students. We can help.