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Teaching (Philosophy) during uncertain times

Teaching (Philosophy) during uncertain times

Transitioning from Emergency Remote to In-Person Teaching Like many of you, we all were genuinely looking forward, to leaving behind, “emergency remote teaching” and reconnecting with our students and our peers back on campus. Sadly, this return to campus was delayed...

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Instructional Skills Workshop – Feb 23-25 2022

Instructional Skills Workshop – Feb 23-25 2022

  Looking for Professional Development opportunities during Reading Week? The Instructional Skills Workshop is an internationally recognized program designed to enhance teaching effectiveness of both new and experienced educators. During an intensive 24-hour...

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Welcome Bhuvinder Vaid, Educational Developer

Welcome Bhuvinder Vaid, Educational Developer

My name is Bhuvinder Vaid (he, him, his), but most everyone calls me by my nickname, “Beev”. I am so excited to be joining the CTE at CapU, but perhaps most importantly, joining a team of passionate and supportive colleagues.   Before the last 16 months of teaching...

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Formative Feedback: Listening to Our Classrooms

Formative Feedback: Listening to Our Classrooms

What are you doing in the classroom this term that’s working? What might you be doing that isn’t really creating those meaningful learning experiences you intended? Formative feedback is a chance for us as instructors to listen to what our classrooms have to say to...

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Capilano University is named after Chief Joe Capilano, an important leader of the Squamish (Sḵwx̱wú7mesh) Nation of the Coast Salish people. We respectfully acknowledge that our campuses are located on the unceded sovereign Indigenous Nations of Lil’wat, xʷməθkʷəy̓əm(Musqueam), Shíshálh (Sechelt), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh(Squamish) and Səl̓ílwətaʔ/Selilwitulh (Tsleil-Waututh).

 

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