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Course Evaluation Period for Winter 2014

Regular Period: Monday, Mar. 24 to Friday, Apr. 11, 2014 Extended Period: Monday, Mar. 24 to Apr. 29, 2014 (click here to view units that follow the extended period) Complete course evaluations in Minerva Any questions? Write to: mercury.info@mcgill.ca

Published on : 11 Mar 2014

Discover McGill’s Re-launched Teaching for Learning Blog

There’s a change afoot at McGill. More and more people on campus are interested in changing things up – crossing boundaries, breaking down silos, and using new technologies.  Develop your teaching by engaging in a conversation around the Teaching for Learning Blog.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, Students
Published on : 27 Feb 2014

Active learning techniques becoming the new norm: Engineering Dean’s Report

Students from Chemical Engineering using different devices to participate in class activities through a student response system. Read article

Published on : 07 Jan 2014

A turning point for teaching: McGill News

Increasingly, students are listening to their course lectures on their laptops, far from campus. The emergence of MOOCs (massive open online courses) looks to be a game-changer. What does this all mean for the future of university teaching? Read article in McGill News.

Published on : 13 Dec 2013

Active Learning Classrooms

Scheduled to Teach in One of the Active Learning Classrooms (ALC)? If you are registered to teach in an ALC in Winter 2014, you received an email on November 20th from IT Services. Complete the online form to request in-class support for your classes. Also, the ALC Preparation Checklist can help ensure you have everything you need before you start teaching.

Published on : 02 Dec 2013

2nd floor of McIntyre Medical reborn as high-tech CyberMed

Read article on the McGill Reporter on how not even a five-week construction strike could stop the transformation of empty storage into high-tech hub.

Published on : 29 Nov 2013

Tablets in the Forest: Mobile Technology for Inquiry-Based Learning

Prof. Chris Buddle, Crystal Ernst, Adam Finkelstein, and Dr. Laura Winer reflect on a recent mobile technology project in this EDUCAUSE Review article.

Published on : 06 Nov 2013

Supervision: Graduate and Postdoctoral Support Website

The new Supervision website offers over 40 pages of research-based practical advice and guidance on the supervisory relationship.  Learn how to avoid common problems in supervision and needless delays in degree completion. Visit new website >>

Published on : 31 Oct 2013

Focus on Teaching: How do you write an influential reference letter?

Find the latest issue of the Focus on Teaching info-bulletin here: https://www.mcgill.ca/tls/teaching/focus

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 14 Sep 2011

Introduction to Course Design and Teaching Workshop

Would you like to design or redesign one of your courses and enhance your teaching skills? Join a group of fellow faculty members led by facilitators from Teaching and Learning Services to discuss strategies for course design and teaching that focus on enhancing student learning.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 22 Mar 2011

New Active Learning Classrooms

Education 627 and Burnside 511 are two Active Learning Classrooms recently built at McGill. These classrooms help foster student-faculty interaction, active and collaborative learning, and a supportive campus environment.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 26 Oct 2009

Winners of the Principal’s Prize for Excellence in Teaching

The Principal's Prize for Excellence in Teaching, established to recognize excellence in teaching and its importance to the academic experience of students at McGill University, is traditionally awarded at Fall Convocation at the Faculty Lecturer, Assistant Professor, Associate Professor and Full Professor ranks.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 22 Oct 2009

Nominations for the Principal’s Prize for Excellence in Teaching, Deadline: June 1, 2009

The Principal's Prize for Excellence in Teaching, established to recognize excellence in teaching and its importance to the academic experience of students at McGill University, is traditionally awarded at Fall Convocation at the Faculty Lecturer, Assistant Professor, Associate Professor and Full Professor ranks.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 22 Apr 2009