North Island College Teaching & Learning Supports
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Learning Opportunities

This page contains a listing of professional learning opportunities beyond North Island College including conferences, workshops, webinars and other learning experiences for faculty. All of these are highly recommended.

VCC Teaching, Learning, and Research Symposium | Feb 29 – Mar 1, 2024
  • Theme: None but sessions that focus on: Authentic/alternative assessments, Critical pedagogy, Equity, diversity, and inclusion, Generative AI, Indigenization/decolonization, Internationalization,, Professional well-being, Quality teaching and learning, Scholarship of teaching and learning, Strategies and approaches for student success, Student experience, mental health, and wellness
  • Location: Online 9:00 – 3:30 pm both days
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University of Calgary Conference on postsecondary learning and teaching | april 24-26, 2024
  • Theme: Courageous Practices:Equity, Diversity and Belonging in Postsecondary Education
  • Location: Day 1: In person, Calgary, Alberta –  Days 2 and 3: Online, interactive sessions
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Society for Teaching and Learning in Higher Education | June 11-14, 2024


D2L FUSION – brightspace | JuLY 8 – 10, 2024


Regional LIlly (Teaching and Learning) Conferences | 2024


Faculty Development Summer Institute | TBD 2024


National Great Teachers Movement
  • Theme: Various Topics
  • Location: Various all over US and Canada
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BCcampus Offerings | ongoing


Discipline/Subject Area Conferences and Learning Opportunities

Math and Sciences

  • College Chemistry Canada – Website
  • College of Applied Biologists – Website
  • Association for Biology Lab Education (ABLE) – Website
  • National Association of Biology Teachers (NABT) – Website
  • Association of College and University Biology Educators (ACUBE) – Website
  • Canadian Mathematical Society (CMS) – Website