Centre for Teaching and Learning

The Centre for Teaching and Learning facilitates academic professional development (PD) with emphasis on the quality of the student learning experience and support for those experiences both in and outside the classroom. Our focus is on internal and external PD that leads to improved student learning through improved teaching and learning practices, systems, and support.

Hours of Operation | Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., room M350, Barrie Campus

Image showing Deep Diversity book, a gathering of people and messge that the call for proposals for the FOTC is extended until March 25
Anthony Borgo-TEA
Lydia Robertson-TEA
Joachim schmidt TEA
Rob Theriault TEA

What’s Happening in CTL This Week?

Monday March 11, 1-2:30 pm: Foundations Series – Integrating Technology into Teaching Effectively – https://global.hgncloud.com/georgiancollege/link?id=102883

Wednesday March 13

9-10am: Creating Dynamic Slide Presentations –https://global.hgncloud.com/georgiancollege/link?id=104160

10:30-12:00pm: Digital Tools, Creating Video Resources: Screencasting – https://global.hgncloud.com/georgiancollege/link?id=103180

1-3:30pm: New Workshop! Overwhelmed and Under prepared: Promoting Resilience in the classroom – https://global.hgncloud.com/georgiancollege/link?id=106480
(This workshop is being offered again on Tuesday March 19, Barrie Campus, 1:00-2:30pm)

Friday March 15, 10-11am: Intro to LanSchool

Monday, March 18, 1-2:30pm: Faculty Evaluations and Continuous Growth

Tuesday, March 19, 1-2:30pm: Overwhelmed and Underprepared: Promoting Resilience in the Classroom

Wednesday, March 20

1-2:30pm: Creating Dynamic Slide Presentations

2:30-4pm: Integrating Technology into Teaching Effectively

Friday, March 22, 1:30-3pm: Digital Tools: Creating Video Resources, Closed Captioned Screencasts

Teaching and Learning Topics

In the Centre for Teaching and Learning we strive to:

  • facilitate skill development for the effective use of technology for teaching and learning
  • create instructional resources for teaching and learning
  • encourage and facilitate discussion about professional teaching practice at the postsecondary level through workshops, mentoring, online learning, and open dialogue materials for faculty on topics related to assessment, teaching strategies, and teaching with technology
  • provide and support technological resources to enhance teaching and learning (e.g., scanners, development software, digital camera, web links) and print resources (e.g., books, journals) to enhance teaching and learning
  • develop skills in academic areas for making and implementing informed curriculum delivery choices
  • implement a model for new faculty orientation and development
  • provide support and facilitate continuous improvement in college curriculum
Helen Pearce, Dean of Liberal Arts, Academic Quiality, Teaching and Learning

Helen Pearce, Dean, Liberal Arts, Academic Quality, Teaching and Learning (ext. 1811)

Debora Moore

Debora Moore – Administrative Assistant (ext. 5153)

Amy Goruk

Amy Goruk – Instructional Designer (ext. 1075)

Alissa Bigelow

Alissa Bigelow – Instructional Design Technologist (ext. 1162)

Kate Quinn Profile Photo

Kate Quinn – Instructional Design Technologist (ext. 1857)

Greg Rodrigo

Greg Rodrigo – Faculty Developer (ext. 1775)

Jill Esmonde

Jill Esmonde – Faculty Developer (ext. 1425)

Kelly Fox

Kelly Fox – Faculty Developer (ext. 1092)

Tracy Mitchell-Ashley

Tracy Mitchell-Ashley – Faculty Developer (ext. 3093)

Annique Boelryk

Annique Boelryk – Faculty Resource for Research and Scholarship (ext. 1151)