CTE’s annual Educational Technologies Week is an opportunity for Waterloo’s instructors to focus more intensively on teaching development and technologies for promoting deep learning.

The 2020 Educational Technologies week will take place March 2-6, 2020

Date Time Session Information  
Monday, March 2, 2020 9:00 am to 10:30 am Keynote - Intentional Tech:
Principles to Guide the Use of Educational Technology in University Teaching
Derek Bruff
  1:00 pm to 3:00 pm Students as Producers:
Creative Assignments for Deep Learning
Derek Bruff
Tuesday, March 3, 2020 9:00 am to 10:30 am Leveraging UW's Primary Source Material in First Year: A Digital Humanities collaboration between the Library and an introductory Gender and Social Justice course Trevor Holmes & Jessica Blackwell
  11:00 am to 12:30 pm

Introduction to PebblePad: Part 1

Katherine Lithgow & Jordan Rettinger
  1:30 pm to 2:30 pm Instructor Experiences with H5P Nicolas Hebbinckuys, Rocky Penate, Cynthia Tremblay, Kanstantsin Tsedryk
  3:00 pm to 4:00 pm Developing Interactive Learning activities with H5P Nicolas Hebbinckuys, Mikalai Kliashchuk, Rocky Penate, Cynthia Tremblay, Kanstantsin
Wednesday, March 4, 2020 9:00 am to 12:00 pm Gamify your Students' Learning with LEARN Kyle Scholz & Jason Thompson
  1:30 pm to 2:30 pm Instructor Experiences with Bongo  Kanstantsin Tsedryk & Nicolas Hebbinckuys
  3:00 pm to 4:00 pm Virtual Workplace Facilitation Tool Testing and Entrepreneurship Education Wayne Chang, Esteban Veintimilla
Thursday, March 5, 2020 9:00 am to 10:30 am Atlas Part 1 Katherine Lithgow & Daspina Fefekos
  11:00 am to 12:00 pm Introduction to Mobius Stephen Tosh, Rachael Verbruggen,
Paul Kates & Sean Scott 
  1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Lightboard: Video Demonstrations that Engage Students

Robert Laurin & Mary Power
  2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Lightboard: Video Demonstrations that Engage Students

Robert Laurin & Mary Power
Friday, March 6, 2020 10:30 am to 12:00 pm Virtual/Augmented Reality Panel Presentation Lynn Long, Gillian Dabrowski, John Johnston, Thorsten Dieckmann, James McCarthy & Anne Grant
  1:00 pm to 2:30 pm Developing Activities in Bongo Victoria Feth & Paul Kates