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ARC Webinar: What Is ARC and What Can ARC Do for You? Introduction to the Applied Research Centre 10:30 am
ARC Webinar: What Is ARC and What Can ARC Do for You? Introduction to the Applied Research Centre
Oct 1 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Led by ARC Coordinators, Jenny Francis and Nathan Jones, along with guest presenters (TBA), these informative and interactive sessions are all you need to get started doing research at Langara. Meet the people who can help you, learn about funding … Continue reading
CANCELLED – Ed Tech Sandbox: Tools for Communication 11:00 am
CANCELLED – Ed Tech Sandbox: Tools for Communication
Oct 1 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
What are the Ed Tech Sandbox Sessions? These sessions are an opportunity to gain experience and build confidence with educational tools and technologies before implementing them in teaching and learning. The Sandbox is a place to share ideas, discuss strategies, … Continue reading
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MMM: How Can I Ensure Academic Integrity in the Online Classroom? 8:00 am
MMM: How Can I Ensure Academic Integrity in the Online Classroom?
Oct 4 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
The Monday Morning Mentor series delivers one of Magna’s popular 20-Minute Mentor programs once a week in the spring and in the fall. Week in and week out, these programs, presented by respected academic peers, cover timely and relevant topics in only 20 … Continue reading
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Magna Seminar Series: Engaging College Students Using Active Learning Techniques 8:00 am
Magna Seminar Series: Engaging College Students Using Active Learning Techniques
Oct 5 @ 8:00 am – 8:00 pm
The Magna Seminar Series is a robust professional development series that is designed to fuel faculty with the tips, advice and encouragement they need. All seminars included in this series allow for interactive questions and responses with the speakers, two-week access … Continue reading
Fall EdTech Book Club: The Manifesto for Teaching Online 4:30 pm
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Instructional Skills Workshop (ISW) – Fall Evening Session 5:30 pm
Instructional Skills Workshop (ISW) – Fall Evening Session
Oct 6 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
The Instructional Skills Workshop (ISW) is an intensive, 6 consecutive Wednesday evenings, in-person workshop guided by experienced facilitators to help you enhance and improve your teaching. In addition to giving you the opportunity to teach more interactive and interesting classes, … Continue reading
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TCDC Book Club: Relationship Rich Education 3:30 pm
TCDC Book Club: Relationship Rich Education
Oct 7 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
TCDC Book Club: Relationship Rich Education
Online | Thursday| September 16 to October 28 | 3:30-5:00 pm TCDC’s fall semester book club selection, Relationship Rich Education: How Human Connections Drive Success in College by Peter Felten and Leo M. Labert, comes to us by recommendation of … Continue reading
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CANCELLED!!!Ed Tech Sandbox: Tools for Reflection 11:00 am
CANCELLED!!!Ed Tech Sandbox: Tools for Reflection
Oct 8 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
What are the Ed Tech Sandbox Sessions? These sessions are an opportunity to gain experience and build confidence with educational tools and technologies before implementing them in teaching and learning. The Sandbox is a place to share ideas, discuss strategies, … Continue reading
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MMM: How Can I Teach Soft Skills to Better Prepare Students for the Workplace? 8:00 am
MMM: How Can I Teach Soft Skills to Better Prepare Students for the Workplace?
Oct 11 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
The Monday Morning Mentor series delivers one of Magna’s popular 20-Minute Mentor programs once a week in the spring and in the fall. Week in and week out, these programs, presented by respected academic peers, cover timely and relevant topics in only 20 … Continue reading
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Instructional Skills Workshop (ISW) – Fall Evening Session 5:30 pm
Instructional Skills Workshop (ISW) – Fall Evening Session
Oct 13 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
The Instructional Skills Workshop (ISW) is an intensive, 6 consecutive Wednesday evenings, in-person workshop guided by experienced facilitators to help you enhance and improve your teaching. In addition to giving you the opportunity to teach more interactive and interesting classes, … Continue reading
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TCDC Book Club: Relationship Rich Education 3:30 pm
TCDC Book Club: Relationship Rich Education
Oct 14 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
TCDC Book Club: Relationship Rich Education
Online | Thursday| September 16 to October 28 | 3:30-5:00 pm TCDC’s fall semester book club selection, Relationship Rich Education: How Human Connections Drive Success in College by Peter Felten and Leo M. Labert, comes to us by recommendation of … Continue reading
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Want to Do Research but Don’t Know Where to Start? A Guide for Getting Your Project off the Ground 10:30 am
Want to Do Research but Don’t Know Where to Start? A Guide for Getting Your Project off the Ground
Oct 15 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Led by ARC Coordinators, Jenny Francis and Nathan Jones, along with guest presenters (TBA), these informative and interactive sessions are all you need to get started doing research at Langara. Meet the people who can help you, learn about funding … Continue reading
CANCELLED – Ed Tech Sandbox: Tools for Instructional and Content Delivery 11:00 am
CANCELLED – Ed Tech Sandbox: Tools for Instructional and Content Delivery
Oct 15 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
What are the Ed Tech Sandbox Sessions? These sessions are an opportunity to gain experience and build confidence with educational tools and technologies before implementing them in teaching and learning. The Sandbox is a place to share ideas, discuss strategies, … Continue reading
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MMM: How Can I Encourage Students to Stay Connected with Course Content After Class? 8:00 am
MMM: How Can I Encourage Students to Stay Connected with Course Content After Class?
Oct 18 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
The Monday Morning Mentor series delivers one of Magna’s popular 20-Minute Mentor programs once a week in the spring and in the fall. Week in and week out, these programs, presented by respected academic peers, cover timely and relevant topics in only 20 … Continue reading
CANCELLED – Faculty Academic Integrity Hour (Academic Integrity Week) 10:00 am
CANCELLED – Faculty Academic Integrity Hour (Academic Integrity Week)
Oct 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
With the start of the COVID pandemic in 2020, many institutions throughout the world faced drastically increased rates of academic integrity violations. In recognition of these amplified concerns of academic integrity among educators, researchers, administrators, and higher educational professionals, Sarah … Continue reading
CANCELLED – Reporting Academic Integrity Violations (Academic Integrity Week) 2:00 pm
CANCELLED – Reporting Academic Integrity Violations (Academic Integrity Week)
Oct 18 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
The purpose of this webinar is to help instructors by providing a general overview on how to detect possible academic integrity violations, discuss how to determine a student’s responsibility for an academic integrity violation, and explain how to submit an … Continue reading
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Magna Seminar Series: Implementing Mindful Online Teaching Using Zoom 8:00 am
Magna Seminar Series: Implementing Mindful Online Teaching Using Zoom
Oct 19 @ 8:00 am – 8:00 pm
The Magna Seminar Series is a robust professional development series that is designed to fuel faculty with the tips, advice and encouragement they need. All seminars included in this series allow for interactive questions and responses with the speakers, two-week access … Continue reading
CANCELLED – Fostering Academic Integrity in the Classroom and Preventative Design (Academic Integrity Week) 11:00 am
CANCELLED – Fostering Academic Integrity in the Classroom and Preventative Design (Academic Integrity Week)
Oct 19 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
In combination with creating a culture of academic integrity, encouraging academic integrity through course and assessment design is often one of the most effective ways of addressing possible academic integrity violations in coursework. This workshop will review the available tips, … Continue reading
Fall EdTech Book Club: The Manifesto for Teaching Online 4:30 pm
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CANCELLED – What is Contract Cheating? (Academic Integrity Week) 10:00 am
CANCELLED – What is Contract Cheating? (Academic Integrity Week)
Oct 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Contract cheating is the practice of students engaging a third-party to complete assignments. It occurs when someone other than the student completes an assignment–and which the student then submits for assessment/credit. This type of cheating is on the rise, and … Continue reading
Instructional Skills Workshop (ISW) – Fall Evening Session 5:30 pm
Instructional Skills Workshop (ISW) – Fall Evening Session
Oct 20 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
The Instructional Skills Workshop (ISW) is an intensive, 6 consecutive Wednesday evenings, in-person workshop guided by experienced facilitators to help you enhance and improve your teaching. In addition to giving you the opportunity to teach more interactive and interesting classes, … Continue reading
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Pulling Together 1: Understanding Indigenization & Engaging with Indigenous Communities 10:00 am
Pulling Together 1: Understanding Indigenization & Engaging with Indigenous Communities
Oct 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Indigenizing and decolonizing our curriculum is a journey of learning, unlearning and relearning. Join us for this 3-part series as we collaboratively explore ways to “integrate, honour, and respect Indigenous culture, history, and knowledge in curriculum” (Antoine et al., 2018).
Turnitin Webinar (Academic Integrity Week) 1:00 pm
Turnitin Webinar (Academic Integrity Week)
Oct 21 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Turnitin is a text-matching tool for encouraging academic integrity, but it can also be used to help students understand academic integrity in written assignments In this session, you will learn how Turnitin works, how to interpret the ‘originality reports’ on … Continue reading
Restorative Justice and Academic Integrity (Academic Integrity Week) 2:30 pm
Restorative Justice and Academic Integrity (Academic Integrity Week)
Oct 21 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Restorative Justice refers to “an approach to justice that seeks to repair harm by providing an opportunity for those harmed and those who take responsibility for the harm to communicate about and address their needs in the aftermath of a … Continue reading
TCDC Book Club: Relationship Rich Education 3:30 pm
TCDC Book Club: Relationship Rich Education
Oct 21 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
TCDC Book Club: Relationship Rich Education
Online | Thursday| September 16 to October 28 | 3:30-5:00 pm TCDC’s fall semester book club selection, Relationship Rich Education: How Human Connections Drive Success in College by Peter Felten and Leo M. Labert, comes to us by recommendation of … Continue reading
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Ed Tech Sandbox: Kaltura MediaSpace 11:00 am
Ed Tech Sandbox: Kaltura MediaSpace
Oct 22 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
What are the Ed Tech Sandbox Sessions? These sessions are an opportunity to gain experience and build confidence with educational tools and technologies before implementing them in teaching and learning. The Sandbox is a place to share ideas, discuss strategies, … Continue reading
Detecting Academic Integrity Violations (Academic Integrity Week) 1:30 pm
Detecting Academic Integrity Violations (Academic Integrity Week)
Oct 22 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Research has shown that preventative measures, in addition to fostering a culture of academic integrity at an institution, are some of the most impactful ways of addressing academic integrity concerns. However, even when instructors have designed their courses to help … Continue reading
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MMM: How Can I Effectively Move Peer Reviews Online? 8:00 am
MMM: How Can I Effectively Move Peer Reviews Online?
Oct 25 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
The Monday Morning Mentor series delivers one of Magna’s popular 20-Minute Mentor programs once a week in the spring and in the fall. Week in and week out, these programs, presented by respected academic peers, cover timely and relevant topics in only 20 … Continue reading
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Being Human–Community Art Project 10:30 am
Being Human–Community Art Project
Oct 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Working with our hands we will transform a beautiful piece of cedar into a figure that represents a story of living with heart. This community art project, inspired by Indigenous traditions and teachings, introduces participants to the tangible process of … Continue reading
Fall EdTech Book Club: The Manifesto for Teaching Online 4:30 pm
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Instructional Skills Workshop (ISW) – Fall Evening Session 5:30 pm
Instructional Skills Workshop (ISW) – Fall Evening Session
Oct 27 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
The Instructional Skills Workshop (ISW) is an intensive, 6 consecutive Wednesday evenings, in-person workshop guided by experienced facilitators to help you enhance and improve your teaching. In addition to giving you the opportunity to teach more interactive and interesting classes, … Continue reading
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TCDC Book Club: Relationship Rich Education 3:30 pm
TCDC Book Club: Relationship Rich Education
Oct 28 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
TCDC Book Club: Relationship Rich Education
Online | Thursday| September 16 to October 28 | 3:30-5:00 pm TCDC’s fall semester book club selection, Relationship Rich Education: How Human Connections Drive Success in College by Peter Felten and Leo M. Labert, comes to us by recommendation of … Continue reading
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ARC Webinar: How to Apply for Research Funding: Opportunities and Supports Available 10:30 am
ARC Webinar: How to Apply for Research Funding: Opportunities and Supports Available
Oct 29 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Led by ARC Coordinators, Jenny Francis and Nathan Jones, along with guest presenters (TBA), these informative and interactive sessions are all you need to get started doing research at Langara. Meet the people who can help you, learn about funding … Continue reading
Ed Tech Sandbox: Tools for Brightspace Rubrics Tool 11:00 am
Ed Tech Sandbox: Tools for Brightspace Rubrics Tool
Oct 29 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
What are the Ed Tech Sandbox Sessions? These sessions are an opportunity to gain experience and build confidence with educational tools and technologies before implementing them in teaching and learning. The Sandbox is a place to share ideas, discuss strategies, … Continue reading
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