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Sparking curiosity, transforming learning

Our strategic priorities

Learn more about the Taylor Institute Unit Plan 2020-25 as we work to support our campus community. 

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Course calendar

We offer comprehensive teaching development courses and workshops on a range of topics and issues. 

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Get 1:1 support

Need help with learning tech, media, course design, teaching dossiers or other topics? We're available for one-on-one consultations and drop-in sessions. 

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Book spaces

Learn more about our spaces and how to access them for teaching courses or booking events.  

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Upcoming workshop series

Blended and Online Series

Blended and Online Workshop Series

These interactives workshops focus on pedagogy and practice of blended and online learning. Topics include foundations, assessments, course design, experiential learning, learning technologies, and EDI. Sessions run Sept. – Nov.

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Teaching Assistant Workshop Series

In this series of workshops, graduate students working as teaching assistants (TAs) or those interested in working as TAs will be introduced to pedagogical topics relevant to TA roles. Sessions run throughout Oct. – Nov.

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Course Design Conversations

Each session in this series will have a guest presenter to share their experiences, engage in discussions and explore strategies for effective classroom teaching and learning. Join us monthly from Aug. – Nov.

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Innovation excellence highlights 4th annual Materials, Energy & Environmental Technology Innovation Fair

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Upcoming courses

The following courses will now be delivered online. To view our full course calendar, click here.

Engaging Discussions with Learning Technology

Sept. 27


Understanding the EL Cycle in Global Learning

Sept. 28


Creating a Flipped Lesson

Oct. 4


Introduction to Elevate

Oct. 4


Understanding the EL Cycle in Global Learning

Oct. 14


Getting Started with a Question - Using the Question Formulation Technique in Undergraduate Research and Experiential Learning

Oct. 19


Diversifying Course Content Through an EDI Perspective

Oct. 26


What's the Global in Global Learning?

Oct. 26


Fostering a Positive Learning Environment in Your Class

Nov. 3


How to Engage Students Using Top Hat

Nov. 10


Group Cohesion, Group Dynamics & Global Learning

Nov. 23


Panel Discussion: Hearing from the Experts: Global Learning Do's and Don'ts

Nov. 30


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