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 »
Maplesoft is changing the way educators adopt technologies in the classroom. From online assessments to entire course delivery, it is redefining how students and instructors engage with STEM-based concepts online. Our presentation will look at how the educational landscape is transforming worldwide, and how institutions and instructors can be part of this new way of teaching and learning. We will introduce Maplesoft’s unique technology tools... Read more »
Spring ETUG 2017 @ UBC Okanagan
Jun 1 – Jun 2 all-day
We’re excited to announce the Spring ETUG workshop will be held at UBC Okanagan. The event will be hosted in partnership with the Centre for Teaching and Learning on the beautiful campus in Kelowna, B.C. Visit ETUG.ca for info and updates on the event    
Jul 11 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Pressbooks is an open source, online authoring and publishing platform used by BCcampus and post-secondary institutions in B.C. and beyond to create and adapt open textbooks. Two sessions are being offered back to back on the same day. Pressbooks, Introduction Tuesday, July 11, 2017, 10-11am, Pacific time You will learn: How to create a Pressbooks account and textbook How to navigate the Pressbooks Dashboard How... Read more »
Sep 18 – Oct 13 all-day
FLO-Design is focused on key elements of learning design and the intentional steps to developing effective learning environments. FLO-Design is a complementary course to FLO-Fundamentals, which supports educators to learn how to facilitate learning in asynchronous environments. FLO-Design will prepare you to: identify the pedagogical choices that inform the design of a learning module and prototype activity; discuss important elements of user experience and multimedia design; decide on the type and... Read more »
Oct 23 – Nov 10 all-day
Facilitating Learning Online – Synchronous is a 3-week course which introduces participants to best practice strategies to plan for, facilitate and follow up after synchronous online learning events. It will help you enhance skills you need to confidently and effectively facilitate synchronous online learning. It is designed to provide you with opportunities to see and learn from examples of synchronous online facilitation and, if desired,... Read more »
Save the Date: Festival of Learning 2018 @ Pinnacle Hotel Harbourfront
May 28 – May 30 all-day
Save the date for the next Festival of Learning, May 28-30, 2018, Vancouver, B.C, Canada. The Festival of Learning 2018, is a biennial, three-day celebration of teaching and learning in post-secondary education hosted by BCcampus. The Festival of Learning provides a special place to generate ideas and honour teaching and learning throughout the B.C. post-secondary sector and beyond. It is the place to connect with... Read more »