Transformative learning for educators and students in the Region.
The Critically Reflective Educator
9:00 am - 3:00 pm, May 10, 2016 MIR Centre for Peace Castlegar Campus. Join Dr. Peter Arthur, Director of the Centre for Teaching and Learning and Instructor in the Faculty of Education at UBCO to learn more about reflecting on your teaching practice. Agenda and registration here.
How to Teach and Assess Critical Thinking
10:00 am - 3:00 pm, May 18, P303 Tenth Street Campus, Nelson, BC. In this workshop instructors will explore ways to increase their students' critical thinking abilities. Agenda and registration here.
Curriculum Renewal Week at Selkirk College
June 13-17th, 2016 at Selkirk College (various campuses), Nelson BC
FREE. Instructors may sign up to work on their courses in one-on-one sessions or day-long workshops
Learn more about the workshops and one-on-one sessions as well as how to register.
Provincial Instructor Diploma Program
May 30 - June 3, 2016 at the Tenth Street Campus, Nelson BC
Cost: $505.56 per course $118.49 for two text books
Learn more about this week long retreat and how to register.
Learning Region Symposium
June 20-21, 2016 Community Colleges of Spokane, Spokane, Washington
Cost: no cost, participants will be selected based on their commitment to follow-up projects.
Learn more about this two-day Symposium and how to register.
BC Festival of Learning
June 6-9, 2016 Burnaby, BC
The event will include a course development institute in which instructors can work on a course.
Learn more about this week long event and how to register.
Instructional Skills Workshop
Back again by popular demand this hands on 45 hour blended (online and face-to-face) course helps instructors create, deliver and get feedback on a learning experience. Agenda and registration info here.