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Up to $5000 for projects to enhance teaching and learning.

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November 25th | 1:30 -2:30 PM | L1126

November 26th | 12 - 1 PM | L1126

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Two part Grad Workshop - Introduction to Public Speaking

Nov. 26th, 4-6 PM in L1126 AND Dec. 3rd, 4-6 PM in L1126

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New Faculty and Instructors - Introduction to Teaching at U of L

December 10th |  9 AM  |  L1126

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Saturday, December 6th from 1-3 PM in L1126

This event is open to all faculty and staff at the U of L, but please leave the kids at home.

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Article "Six Things That Make College Teachers Successful"
Friday, November 21, 2014 - 08:26
Article "10 Ways to Encourage Course Evaluation Participation"
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 - 10:48
Faculty Workshop - Building Quizzes in Moodle - From Start to Finish. - Nov 20th in L1126 from 12-1 PM
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 - 09:55
Article "New Faculty Survey Finds More Learner-Centered Teaching, Less Lecturing"
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 - 09:54
Faculty Workshop - Creating a Moodle Exam - Bringing Your Question Bank to Life (Part 2) Nov 19th, L1126 from 12-1 PM
Monday, November 17, 2014 - 09:55
Article "What We Can Learn from Unsuccessful Online Students"
Friday, November 14, 2014 - 09:55
Talking About Teaching - Reflections on Teaching in the SCALE-UP Room Fri. Nov 14th in AH 177 from 2:30-4:30 pm.
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 - 09:50
Grad Student Workshop - Effective Classroom Management - Thurs. Nov 13 in L1168 from 4-6pm
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 - 09:50
Nominations are now open for the 2015 Distinguished Teaching Award. The deadline is February 1, 2015.
Monday, November 10, 2014 - 15:36
Grad Student Workshop - Effective Classroom Management - Wed. Nov 12 in L1168 from 4-6pm
Monday, November 10, 2014 - 09:50


The Teaching Centre will use the following criteria for judging the proposals:

  1. Evidence the project is innovative and applies a creative approach to teaching and learning.
  2. Evidence of the potential for enduring benefits to the improvement of teaching, learning, and evaluation practices and/or the development of new practices or expertise.
  3. Evidence that the project involves sound research methodology leading to clear conclusions and outcomes. 

To complete an application, use the online application which is available here: If you have any questions please contat the Teaching Centre or phone 403.380.1856.


Click the link below to learn more about becoming a Teaching Fellow how to apply.

Our Current Teaching Fellows

Anne Dymond

Janay Nugent


Faculty Workshops

Creating a Moodle Exam - Bringing Your Question Bank to Life (Part 2)
Nov. 19
Time: 12 - 1 PM
Place: L110

Building Quizzes in Moodle - From Start to Finish
Nov. 20th
Time: 12 - 1PM
Place: L1108


Course Capture: Is it for me?
Nov. 25th
Time: 1:30 - 2:30 PM
Place: L1126

Adaptive Testing
Date: Nov. 26th
Time: 12 -1 PM
Place: L1126


New Faculty and Instructors - Introduction to Teaching at the UofL
Date: Dec. 10th
Time: 9AM - 12PM
Place: L1126

Workshop times don't work for you

If you can't make it to the sessions offered, don't worry, we offer one on one consultation as well. Just give the Teaching Centre a call, and we can set up a time to work with you. Email: or call: 403.380.1856

Talking About Teaching

Talking About Teaching.

Reflecting on Teaching in a SCALE-UP Room
Friday, November 14th
2:30 - 4:30 PM

Refreshments will be served. Drop in any time.
All faculty and graduate students are encouraged to attend.

Horror Stories from the Classroom
Some great stories about teaching gone wrong from people who have been their themselves. Miscommunications, technology gone wrong, and more.

If you missed this event, then check out the visual notes. They are a visual summary of the presentations made during this event.

Graduate Students

Introduction to Public Speaking
Two part workshop

Nov. 26 and Dec. 3
4:00-6:00 pm
Teaching Centre – L 1126
Please RSVP:


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.



We are excited to announce that the second issue of A Light on Teaching magazine will be availalbe in print and online in a variety of digital formats as of September 8th.

Thank you to all of you who contributed to the magazine this year. Your efforts are greatly appreciated.        



Dr. Richelle Marynowski: Connecting with Your Students

Dr. Richelle Marynoski and her students talk about how she connects with them in the classroom.

The Teaching Centre has created a number of videos. 

  • ED Talks
  • 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.


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 - Regular Hours:

Monday - Thursday
9:00am to 9:00pm.
Friday - Sunday (and holidays)
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.