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Centre for Pedagogical Innovations

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Upcoming Events

September 2018

TA Fall Workshop Series

Saturday, September 22 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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SAVE THE DATES Fall 2018 TA workshop series will be announced on TA Day. Occurring every 2nd Saturday, workshops, from 9:00 am to noon: September 22, October 6, October 20, November 3, November 17 CPI offers four certificate programs; the TA Certificate in Teaching and Learning in Higher Education, the Advanced TA Certificate, the Graduate TA Practicum, and the Instructional Skills Workshop. Also available annually are four TA Awards; TA Award, Novice TA Award, Graduate TA Award and International TA Award. Deadline for…

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Writerly Wednesday – Write On!

Wednesday, September 26 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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WRITE ON! Welcome and Writing Event for Graduate Student Writers Come and write with Us! Meet a community of writing and research experts who are here to help you jump back into your writing groove! Program: Mix and Mingle Learn about Writerly Wednesday Micro-workshop: Goal setting: Creating a writing practice Location: Thistle 253 (TH) ABOUT WRITERLY WEDNESDAY: Each Wednesday a Brock Community of writers provides a space for graduate student writers. Writerly Wednesday Writers' community offers: quiet writing space on-site…

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October 2018

Writerly Wednesday: Grammar Refresher

Wednesday, October 3 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
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This mini-workshop will focus on exercises to identify areas of focus. 1.Parallelism 2.Sentence Fragments, Run-On Sentences, Comma Splices 3.Punctuation (commas, semi-colons, colons)  Facilitator: Monica Drenth, Learning Skills Specialist, A-Z Learning This 20-min mini-workshop will be followed by quiet writing time. Writers' are free to attend the micro-workshop or join the quiet writing group at 12:30 pm for 2.5 hours of quiet writing. Refreshments and snacks will be provided. Please search the Vitae calendar for additional micro-workshops and Writerly Wednesday programming. For details, please…

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TA Instructional Skills (3-Day Program)

Wednesday, October 10 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
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TA Instructional Skills Workshop (3 Day Program) October 10, 11 and 12, 2018 (Reading Week) 8:30 am – 5:00 pm daily The Instructional Skills Workshop is a 3-day certificate program focused on teaching and learning. Offered in a small group setting with peers this program is designed to enhance the teaching effectiveness of both new and experienced educators. Explore micro-teaching sessions through an experiential learning approach. Register online here.       Registration Fee: $50 per person Participants are required to attend all…

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Writerly Wednesday

Wednesday, October 10 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Come write with us! Quiet writing, writing conversations, refreshments and consults!   ABOUT WRITERLY WEDNESDAY: Each Wednesday a Brock Community of writers provides a space for graduate student writers. Writerly Wednesday Writers' community offers: quiet writing space on-site drop-in access to research consults and critical read consults by experts micro-workshops on a number of writing and research topics Every week there will be 2.5 quiet hours of writing time. Every other week, each 3-hour session will begin with a 20 min…

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Writerly Wednesday: Sketchnoting

Wednesday, October 24 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
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Using Visual Notes to Structure Your Writing Explore non-linear methods of organizing information to record, brainstorm, plan, and communicate your ideas. Facilitator: Giulia Forsythe, Centre for Pedagogical Innovation Learn more about Giulia here >> You'll find more of her sketchnotes at the link below. https://www.flickr.com/photos/gforsythe/ ABOUT WRITERLY WEDNESDAY This 20-min mini-workshop will be followed by quiet writing time. Writers' are free to attend the micro-workshop or join the quiet writing group at 12:30 pm for 2.5 hours of quiet writing.…

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