Campus closure updates:

  • All face-to-face CTE programs are cancelled, postponed, or moving online until the end of the Winter term (at minimum). Consultations will continue. 
  • CTE has developed resources to help instructors continue teaching their courses online during the campus closure:
  • Of necessity, we have also made changes to our workshops and events
  • For the University's COVID-19 update: visit the university's Coronavirus Information website.

Support for department chairs and program directors

Department chairs and program directors who are interested in any of the topics listed below are invited to contact the designated staff member or to consult the indicated web resource. 

Topic Contact Web Resource
Reviewing my department’s curriculum  Veronica Brown web icon
Supporting new faculty members Monica Vesely web icon
Analyzing course evaluation results Trevor Holmes web icon
Using LEARN to develop online learning activities Your Faculty Liaison web icon
Developing blended courses Mary Power web icon
Teaching fully online courses     Aldo Caputo web icon
Exploring integrative learning & ePortfolios Katherine Lithgow web icon
Designing courses Mary Power web icon
Funding teaching & learning innovations Kyle Scholz web icon
Nominating colleagues for teaching awards   Trevor Holmes web icon
Improving lectures Trevor Holmes web icon
Exploring alternatives to lectures Mary Power web icon
Exploring new educational technologies Mark Morton web icon
Using clickers in class Paul Kates web icon
Teaching Communication and Writing Kristin Brown web icon
Videotaping classes or events Scott Charles  web icon
Clarifying copyright issues Various Library staff web icon
Promoting academic integrity Amanda McKenzie web icon
Researching teaching and learning Kyle Scholz web icon
Internationalizing a course or curriculum     Svitlana Taraban-Gordon web icon
Getting professional development for graduate students & postdoctoral fellows Svitlana Taraban-Gordon web icon
Finding administrative resources for departmental chairs Sheila Ager web icon
Getting support for areas not identified above Donna Ellis web icon

Other Useful Resources

Policies, Handbooks, and Templates. Information about course requirements, copyright, ancillary fees, exam regulations, and more. 

Guidelines for Academic Program Reviews. A PDF providing procedures for undertaking a review of a program's curriculum. 

The Centre for Extended Learning. Support for instructors who want to develop fully online courses. 

Instructional Technologies and Multimedia Services. Equipment and media loans, video recording services, videoconferencing set up, and more.