Teaching philosophies and dossiers

Compiling a teaching dossier can be a challenging but rewarding task. It can help you understand more about yourself and your core beliefs as a teacher. 

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Teaching philosophies and teaching dossiers guide

This guide uses a literature-informed framework for developing teaching expertise to lead you through a series of practical exercises to develop and strengthen your teaching dossier and philosophy.

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Teaching philosophy and dossier resources

These sample teaching philosophy statements and dossiers from past University of Calgary Teaching Award recipients show the diverse ways that people express their teaching and educational leadership beliefs.

  1. Teaching dossier templates and resources

    The materials cover the components of a teaching dossier, how to select and present data and documentation and how to prepare a dossier.

  1. Learn more about developing a nomination dossier for the University of Calgary Teaching Awards

    Slides and worksheets from a workshop on creating a nomination dossier for the University of Calgary Teaching Awards program. The materials cover the components of a nomination dossier, how to select and present data and documentation and how to prepare a dossier within the context of this prestigious institutional teaching awards program.