Welcome to the Centre for Teaching Excellence
Upcoming Workshops & Events
Writing a statement of teaching philosophy and teaching dossier are excellent ways to reflect on who you are as an instructor and consider your growth and development with regards to teaching.
Mode: Online (self-paced course)
Want to learn how to plan lessons that actively engage students? Learn a practical and adaptable lesson planning model in the Effective Lesson Plans (CTE1202) workshop. Participants complete the 2-3 hour self-paced module and activities online, followed by a 1.5-hour live session.
Participate in the Statements of Teaching Philosophy (CTE2196) advanced online module to prepare a draft of your teaching statement. You'll also receive peer feedback to help enhance your statement in this 3-hour self-paced module.
Registration is open for our 15th annual University of Waterloo Teaching and Learning Conference taking place on May 2, 2024, with a day of online workshops taking place on May 1, 2024.
CTE has been diligently upgrading, updating, and overhauling our 150+ Teaching Tips. Here are four newly refreshed ones!
CTE's monthly digital newsletter shares news from our teaching centre -- such as upcoming workshops and award deadlines -- as well as opportunities and information more broadly of interest to teaching and learning at Waterloo. If you don't yet receive the newsletter -- called In the Loop -- you can sign up for it. We won't use your email address for anything else!