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Teaching Development Fund Call for Application

Financial support of up to $5000 for projects to enhance teaching effectiveness.

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The University of Lethbridge AGILITY Program Teaching Innovation Fund

for projects that utilize innovative technologies to enhance post-secondary teaching and learning at the University of Lethbridge.

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Article "A New Twist on End-of-Semester Evaluations"
Monday, November 23, 2015 - 08:48
Article "How to Improve Group Work: Perspectives from Students"
Thursday, November 19, 2015 - 08:49
Article "Examining the Benefits of Cumulative Tests and Finals"
Friday, November 13, 2015 - 09:42
Article "Adding Game Elements to Your Online Course"
Tuesday, November 10, 2015 - 08:32
Firefly: News from the Teaching Centre - November 2015 -
Monday, November 9, 2015 - 12:14
Article "It’s Not Me, It’s You: Coping with Student Resistance"
Monday, November 9, 2015 - 08:53
Article "Do Online Students Cheat More on Tests?"
Friday, November 6, 2015 - 13:34
Article "Step Away from the Lectern"
Wednesday, November 4, 2015 - 10:23
Article "The Silent Professor"
Tuesday, November 3, 2015 - 08:03
Article "Peer Assessment that Improves Performance in Groups"
Thursday, October 29, 2015 - 07:44


Distinguished Teaching Award

Nominations are due by December 18th

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AGILITY Teaching Innovation Fund

The AGILITY Teaching Innovation Fund provides financial support of up to $2500 to for projects that utilize innovative technologies to enhance post-secondary teaching and learning at the University of Lethbridge.

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Teaching Development Fund

The TEACHING CENTRE invites all faculty members to apply for financial support of up to $5000 for projects to enhance teaching effectiveness. Projects can be on any aspect of teaching, learning, and evaluation.

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Apply to become a Teaching Fellow

The Advisory Council for the Teaching Centre would like to announce the call for applications for the position of Teaching Centre Teaching Fellow.

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Upcoming Events

Talking About Teaching

Revelling in the "A-Ha" Moments of Teaching
Nov. 20th, 2:30 - 4:30 PM

This session is focused on looking back at those great teaching moments and realizing why they were great. Join Robin Bright, Sheila McManus, Richelle Marynowski, Bruce MacKay, and Harold Jansen as they share some great stories with us from their teaching careers.

Graduate Workshop

Introduction to Public Speaking
These two successive two-hour tutorial sessions introduce participants to the skills necessary to speak confidently in public. During these two practical sessions participants will receive personal coaching and peer-tutoring in conjunction with ample opportunities to practice their public speaking skills. Please RSVP to one set of sessions only.

Tuesday, Nov 24th and Tuesday, Dec 1st

Wednesday, Nov 25th and Wednesday, Dec 2nd

Feature Publications

ED Talks with Dr. Sheila McManus and Dr. Abigail McMeekin

Teacher Profiles: Wilf Roesler - Learning through Real World Experience

Feature Research

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The Learning Environment Evaluation Project (LEE) Research

LEE's 2014 results of classroom research are now available. Visit LEE's data pages to explore how different learning environments are perceived by instructors and students. 

Feature Resources

Feedback for Your Teaching

This resource has been prepared by the Teaching Centre at the University of Lethbridge to help provide direction for Instructional Staff to gather quality feedback on their teaching for the purpose of self-reflection and growth.

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Creating a Lesson, Lecture or Presentation

This article contains many tips that can help keep your presentation or lecture, focused, organised and engaging

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Sample Rubrics for Marking

Sample Holistic, Analytical and Anaholistic rubrics available in word form for you to start using.

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General Contact Information

Phone: 403.380.1856

Fax: 403.317.5052


Office Location: L1126, Top floor of the LINC(Library) Building

Mailing Address:
L1126 4401 University Drive West
Lethbridge, Alberta T1K 3M4

Who can help you?

The Teaching Centre has staff members that provide Moodle support, one to one pedagogical consultation, support and training for implementation of new technologies, as well as consultation for assessment strategies.

Learn more about our staff by reading their profiles.