New Faculty Support

New Faculty Members are invited you the join the:

Fall 2017

New Faculty Community of Practice Monthly Meet-ups.

Kindly note that you are invited to join as many or as few meet-ups as you wish.


Meet-Up #1: Sept.  19th, 1:30 – 2:30 pm , Room 3F.43, Mezzanine

CoLab: Come and find out how collaboration is at the heart of our competency-based education system. We will explore reverse engineering for course design, and competency-based assessment.


Meet-Up #2: Oct. 23rd, 1:00 – 2:30 pm , Room  3F.43 (as a starting place – this is a walking tour)

The Living Campus: Put on your walking shoes and come find out about whole person learning through the lens of the Dawson College living campus tour.  We will explore student-led projects, a pedagogy of ‘nature as change’ and ‘body present’ exams.


Meet-Up #3:  Nov. 20th, 1:00 – 2:30 pm, Room 3F.3

Active Learning Classroom: Come find out about active learning pedagogies, theories of learning and the group-exam process while sampling our famous active learning classrooms.


Meet-Up #4: Dec. 11th, 1:00 – 2:30 pm , Room 4B.6

Reflections: This meet-up will afford participants a chance to reflect on their semester, as well as learn from the triumphs and challenges of other faculty.

Note Contact Karina Leonard at extension 1408 or by email with any questions or concerns.

Last Modified: December 13, 2017