You will get fresh ideas to reinvigorate your practice at Ped Days 2020. Usha James is the keynote speaker and she will share a practical framework for approaching teaching and learning that starts with the student. Usha is the executive director of the Critical Thinking Consortium, which developed the framework. “There are so many educational…
Registration is now open for Ped Days Jan. 13-14. The first 75 teachers to register online will have a chance to win a $30 Compass catering gift card. Join us on Jan. 13 at 1:30 p.m. and on Jan. 14 at 9:30 a.m. Spend your days participating in sessions that highlight a variety of interests and initiatives of…
We are pleased to announce that Usha James will present the keynote address for Dawson College’s Pedagogical Days, taking place Jan. 13-14, 2020. Usha is the Executive Director of the Critical Thinking Consortium. She began her career as a high school teacher, and she has also served as Director of the Secondary Program and as…
Workshop: The Basics of Moodle and Lea Dec. 10
Just in time to prepare for a new term, this workshop will help you decide which platform best suits your needs, and answer the age-old question: “Moodle or Lea?”. Link to register by clicking read more.
Student-centred Teaching Series continues Dec. 11
The Role of Literacy and Disciplinary Literacy in College: Fostering Student Learning and Autonomy is the title of a workshop to be given by Lara Pysk Dec. 11 from 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. Disciplinary literacy will be presented as a new perspective for teachers who would like to support and develop students’ learning in their area of specialization. The morning will feature short presentations and interactive activities.
AI & improving life for people with autism or visual impairment Nov. 27
Dawson AI presents a talk about AI for good by Prof. Emily Hand of the University of Nevada
Wednesday, Nov. 27: 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. in 5B.16
To bring a class, please RSVP to Jaya Nilakantan: firstname.lastname@example.org
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