As of July 1st, the Centre for Leadership and Learning (CLL) officially has become the new McMaster Institute for Innovation and Excellence in Teaching and Learning (MIIETL.mcmaster.ca).
Whether you'd like to discuss an idea for the classroom, are keen to adopt learning technologies or have an interest in researching your teaching and learning, we have a wide variety of pedagogical and technical resources, as well as friendly faces, to help. Learn more about us and the services that we offer by exploring our web pages, by participating in our events and programs, or by contacting us directly at ext 24540.
We look forward to helping you create the best possible learning experience for our students at McMaster University.
(We will be updating the website, please revisit our pages over the summer.)
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The Teaching & Learning Forum
The Teaching & Learning Forum (formerly known as Graduate Student Day) is an opportunity for McMaster graduate students and TAs to engage in a range of workshops on teaching and learning skills, professional development, and campus resources. The event is free, and will take place on Wed. Sept. 4 from 8:30am – 12:30pm. Participants can register at www.mactlforum.eventbrite.ca.
Call for Nominations: 2014 3M National Teaching Fellowship
The Society for Teaching and Learning in Higher Education and 3M Canada are pleased to announce the Call for Nominations for the 2014 3M National Teaching Fellowship.
This prestigious Fellowship is open to all Canadian university educators, regardless of discipline or level of appointment. Up to ten awards are given each year and are announced in the February issue of Maclean's Magazine. The Fellowship recognizes and rewards a unique faculty member who, in addition to being known for extraordinary teaching, is also active in promoting exemplary university teaching in others.
The nomination guidelines and criteria have been significantly modified, so we urge you to visit the website at http://www.stlhe.ca/awards/3m-national-teaching-fellowships/ for more detailed information. The submission deadline is Midnight, August 31, 2013.
Award winning teacher and researcher to be McMaster’s new AVP, Teaching and Learning
July 1st is a particularly important day at McMaster this year. It’s the day the University’s Centre for Leadership and Learning (CLL) officially becomes the Institute for Innovation and Excellence in Teaching and Learning (MIIETL) and it is the official start date for its new leader, Arshad Ahmad.
Ahmad has been appointed McMaster’s new associate vice-president, Teaching and Learning which includes responsibility as the director of MIIETL. He will also hold a faculty position within the DeGroote School of Business. Click here for more details