SoTL & Scholarly Teaching Resources

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A curated list of resources to support educators interested in doing (or starting!) scholarly teaching and learning work.  Resources Alkema, A. (2011). A Tertiary Practitioner’s Guide to Collecting Evidence of Learner Benefit. Retrieved from: https://akoaotearoa.ac.nz/download/ng/file/group-4/a-tertiary-practitioners-guide-to-collecting-evidence-of-learner-benefit.pdf Chick, N. (2015).  SoTL Guide: a two-part SoTL tutorial (I: Understanding SoTL, II: Doing SoTL) from the Taylor Institute. Retrieved from: http://sotl.ucalgaryblogs.ca/understanding-sotl/ Chick, N. (2016). A SoTL Primer. Retrieved from: https://nancychick.wordpress.com/2016/09/21/a-sotl-primer/ Center for Engaged Learning…. Read more »


2017 Symposium Keynote: Dr. Nancy Chick!

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We are thrilled to welcome Dr. Nancy Chick as a keynote speaker to the 2017 Symposium on Scholarly Teaching & Learning in Post-Secondary Education. Nancy Chick is the University Chair in Teaching and Learning, the Academic Director of the Taylor Institute for Teaching and Learning, and Teaching Professor of English at the University of Calgary. She is co-editor of two books on signature pedagogies (Stylus, 2008, 2012) and author… Read more »


Symposium: Call for Proposals & Registration open!

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Symposium 2017: Scholarly Teaching & Learning in Post-Secondary Education When: November 6, 2017 Location: Simon Fraser University – Harbour Centre, Vancouver, British Columbia (map) Submit a Proposal Symposium 2017 call for proposals are now closed. Proposals will be reviewed by the planning committee: Aug 28 – Sep 8, 2017, email notifications will be sent to presenters (acceptance/decline) by Friday, Sep 8, 2017.   Register Now Registration includes… Read more »


2015 Symposium: access online

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If you can’t make it in person to the 2015  Symposium on Scholarly Teaching and Learning in Post-Secondary Education on Nov. 13, why not attend (some, or all of it) online? We have options for our colleagues at a distance to access this event: Webcasts:  Watch opening and closing keynotes online, on Nov. 13: Opening Keynote @ 9:00am – Dr. Eric Davis:   “The Revolutionary Potential of SOTL: How… Read more »


2015 Symposium: Registration & Call for Proposals

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      Friday, November 13, 2015 Simon Fraser University (SFU) Harbour Centre, Downtown Vancouver Call for Proposals is open (until Sunday, September 27) – we welcome your submissions! Registration is open (until October 23, but don’t delay – it sold out by third week of September last year!) Cost: $50 (includes, meals, refreshments, and a full day of speakers and sessions) Like last year,… Read more »


2015 Symposium: Hold the Date & Call for Proposals

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Location: SFU Harbour Centre, Vancouver, B.C. Save the Date:  Nov. 13, 2015 Call for Proposals:  Open now until September 20, 2015 Building on the sold-out success of last year’s Symposium, we are reuniting to continue exploring and sharing our adventures in scholarly inquiry into our teaching and learning practice. Please plan to join us for a day of speakers, presentations, discussions and networking with colleagues… Read more »


ETUG “Unconference” and SoTL Symposium

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“Push yourself beyond your little confirmation network,” said Gary Poole at the end of the BCcampus symposium on teaching and learning scholarship last Friday, November 14. “Seek out people who will challenge you sometimes.” Hundreds of B.C. post-secondary educators were there to do just that, and so it was a fitting end to two days of conferences hosted by BCcampus last week. ETUG “Unconference” First,… Read more »


Summary: 2014 Symposium on Scholarly Inquiry into Teaching and Learning Practice

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  On Nov. 14, 2014 BCcampus was pleased to host our first Symposium on Scholarly Inquiry into Teaching & Learning Practice. With a strong turnout (approximately 130 participants and 35 presenters from 21 post-secondary institutions in BC!), this sold-out conference offered dozens of opportunities for post-secondary educators to learn more about best practices.  The day was sponsored and hosted by BCcampus and planned by a… Read more »