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TEACHING DAYS (UofC)


What is it?

Taylor Institute Teaching Days provides a meaningful and concentrated opportunity for instructors, graduate students, postdoctoral scholars and staff to prepare for the upcoming academic year, connect, reflect and strengthen teaching and learning practices across campus.

Teaching Days 2020: August 26-27.

Who is it for?

Instructors, students and staff at the University of Calgary.

What can it do?

Learning outcomes:
  • To prepare for teaching in the upcoming academic year
  • To connect and network with teaching colleagues
  • To strengthen teaching practices and expertise while reflecting on your practices and approaches

2020 Teaching Day 1 Topics:
  • Academic Integrity: Instructional Approaches to Promoting Ethical Learning
  • Welcome to My Classroom: Teaching and Learning Challenges Think Tank
  • Flipping Your Online Course
  • Introduction to Best Practices for Teaching Online
  • Course Design: From Theory to Practice
  • What to Do on the First Day of Your Online Class
  • Embedding Purposeful Experiential
  • Learning in Curricular Courses
  • Formative Feedback for Teaching Development

2020 Teaching Day 2 Topics:
  • Designing and Facilitating Group Work in Online Courses
  • Promoting Student Engagement and Active Learning in Online Discussion Boards
  • Reading List Tool: How It Can Help You
  • Taking Your Graduate Supervision and Mentoring Online
  • Themed Conversation: Learning from Faculty about Conducting Undergraduate Research in the Remote Environment
  • Learner-Centred Course Outlines
  • Student Accommodations in an On-line Learning Environment
  • Anti-Racism and Pedagogy: Learning Racial Justice
  • Handling Challenges in the Zoom Classroom
  • Indigenizing Your Curriculum: More Than Content
  • Teaching with Technology


Is it University approved?

The Teaching Days are organized by the Taylor Institute for Teaching and Learning at the University of Calgary.






University of Calgary. (2020). Taylor Institute for Teaching and Learning: T eaching Days. Retrieved from
https://taylorinstitute.ucalgary.ca/teaching-days (accessed 14 August 2020).
University of Calgary. (2020). Taylor Institute for Teaching and Learning: Teaching Day 1 Schedule. Retrieved from
https://taylorinstitute.ucalgary.ca/teaching-day-1-schedule (accessed 14 August 2020).
University of Calgary. (2020). Taylor Institute for Teaching and Learning: Teaching Day 2 Schedule. Retrieved from
https://taylorinstitute.ucalgary.ca/teaching-day-2-schedule (accessed 14 August 2020).