May 24 – May 26 all-day
Learning is emerging at the confluence of compelling forces of change: learners, communities, programs and educators. Learners are changing — demanding flexibility, relevance and reciprocal learning opportunities. Communities are changing — influencing and responding to new socio-cultural contexts and striving to address critical systemic problems. Programs are changing — responding to new imperatives for innovation, new pedagogies, new business models for education, and shifting economic and political... Read more »
Open Textbook Summit 2017 @ Simon Fraser University – Harbour Centre, Fletcher Challenge Canada Theatre
May 24 – May 25 all-day
BCcampus is pleased to, once again, host the Open Textbook Summit 2017, May 24-25, 2017. The Open Textbook Summit brings together leaders in the open textbook field, from faculty who are reviewing, adopting and developing open textbooks, to student advocates, librarians, institutional administrators, government officials, and policy staff. Together, we look at what other institutions are doing to move the open textbook agenda forward, share... Read more »
May 29 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Join us for the Vancouver Liberating Structures User Group Liberating Structures are easy-to-learn microstructures that enhance relational coordination and trust. They quickly foster lively participation in groups of any size, making it possible to truly include and unleash everyone. The meetings are free and open to all. Registration is not required. Newcomers to the practice of Liberating Structures are welcome and encouraged to attend. Our meetings will be... Read more »