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Teaching Support Centre names three new fellows

Teaching Support Centre names three new fellows

Developing an e-portfolio tool, promoting collaborative learning in Engineering and creating a network of faculty who engage students in critical international service learning will be the focus of the three new teaching fellows at Western’s Teaching Support Centre....

Spotlight turns to teaching at conference

Spotlight turns to teaching at conference

The students of today are somehow ‘different’ than they were 30 years ago … but how? Do they approach the university with a different set of goals? Do they have different expectations? How do they learn? Western Psychology professor Mike Atkinson will explore these...

Fischer: Taking learning outside the classroom

Fischer: Taking learning outside the classroom

Editor’s note: This story first appeared in Spring 2015 edition of Reflections, The Teaching Support Centre newsletter. It is reprinted here with permission of the author. When you think about the most important learning experiences of your life, where did they take...

New role to strengthen technology, teaching

New role to strengthen technology, teaching

Technology has always played a prominent role in Gavan Watson’s world. He remembers his first laptop in 1996, and being immediately drawn to what he could accomplish with the tool. As a PhD student at York University, he created an online learning management tool for...

Community Service Learning spotlighted

Community Service Learning spotlighted

The Student Success Centre has extended the deadline to apply for 2012-13 Faculty Community Service Learning (CSL) Awards until Friday, April 13.