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  1. Jan. 11, 2022Introducing Winnie Chan!
    Winnie Chan

    CTE is pleased to announce that we've hired Dr. Winnie Chan as our Educational Research Associate while Kristen Archbell is on parental leave. Winnie obtained her PhD from Hong Kong and her research focused on soft power, public diplomacy, and policy development process. 

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  2. Dec. 13, 2021Interview with Leslie Wexler, Senior Educational Developer, Indigenous Knowledges and Anti-racist Pedagogies
    Leslie Wexler

    To help introduce her to the University of Waterloo community, Trevor Holmes, CTE's Associate Director, recently interviewed Leslie Wexler, our new Senior Educational Developer, Indigenous Knowledges and Anti-racist Pedagogies.

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  3. Nov. 16, 2021Funding Announcement: The Province of Ontario's Reinvestment in its Virtual Learning Strategy
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    UPDATE: Here's a recording of a 45-minute session presented by CEL's Aldo Caputo, in which he provides useful information about the application process.

    A message from our colleagues in the Centre for Extended Learning (CEL):

    The Ontario government recently announced an additional $8 million of funding that builds on the previous $50 million investment in the Virtual Learning Strategy (VLS) program. This funding will again be administered through eCampusOntario. 

    Funding will focus on four priority areas: 

    1. digital content
    2. digital content – extended reality
    3. digital capacity – targeted supports
    4. digital capacity – international marketing

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