Monday, June 14, 2021

Richard Li

Richard Li

CTE is proud to announce that Richard Li, Faculty Liaison for Engineering, has been named as the new Vice-Chair, Conferences for the Educational Developers Caucus (EDC). Full details are available on the EDC website

Thursday, May 27, 2021

CUT Award recipient helps students develop a conceptual and procedural understanding of math while building their confidence as learners

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We are excited to announce that the 2021 CUT Award has been awarded to Justin Toth, a PhD student in the Department of Combinatorics and Optimization. The award recognizes Justin’s strong commitment to his development as a university instructor.

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Tuesday, May 25, 2021

Monica Vesely: VLS Funding and FAUW Award!

monica

CTE is proud to announce that a project led by Monica Vesely (Educational Developer, Faculty Programs and Consulting) has received funding as part of Ontario’s Virtual Learning Strategy (VLS). The VLS supports initiatives that will provide students with more flexibility and access to high-quality postsecondary education and retraining opportunities.

Tuesday, March 23, 2021

Recipients of the 2021 Amit & Meena Chakma Award for Exceptional Teaching by a Student

AETS recipients 2021

The Amit & Meena Chakma Award for Exceptional Teaching by a Student (AETS) awards are open to all students who have a formal teaching role at the University of Waterloo. Up to four awards are given annually.

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Tuesday, March 23, 2021

Recipients of the 2021 Distinguished Teacher Awards announced!

DTA recipients 2021

Since its inception in 1975, over 150 Distinguished Teacher Awards (DTAs) have been awarded to exemplary instructors at the University of Waterloo. The DTA is awarded to four instructors annually at the March meeting of Senate.

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Wednesday, February 10, 2021

Registration now open for University of Waterloo Teaching & Learning Conference 2021

We are pleased to announce that registration is open for our 12th annual University of Waterloo Teaching and Learning Conference taking place on April 28 & April 29, 2021. Because the COVID-19 pandemic forced the cancellation of our 2020 conference, we will be proceeding with the theme of “Learning Through Assessment” that we had planned for that year. This year’s conference will be held entirely online.

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Tuesday, January 5, 2021

CTE and CEL Staff Members Awarded Research Grant from Desire2Learn

Mark Morton

The Centre for Teaching Excellence, along with the Centre for Extended Learning, are pleased to announce that two of their respective staff members (Mark Morton and Gillian Dabrowski) have been awarded a research grant through the D2L Innovation Guild.

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Thursday, December 3, 2020

LITE Seed Grant Recipients Announced!

We are pleased to announce our newest LITE Seed Grant recipients whose projects will begin January 1, 2021.

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Thursday, November 19, 2020

Save the Date! 12th Annual Teaching and Learning Conference

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The 12th Annual University of Waterloo Teaching and Learning Conference will be held online Wednesday, April 28 and Thursday, April 29, 2021. Please note that due to our 2020 UW Teaching and Learning Conference being cancelled, the theme of our upcoming conference will remain the same: Learning through Assessment.

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Monday, November 16, 2020

CTE Staff Member champions mental health widget

Jordan Rettinger

CTE is proud of Jordan Rettinger, Faculty Liaison for AHS, for championing the development of a mental health widget for LEARN. The widget will be embedded into all courses, and provides links to resources available to students