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Creating Your Course Syllabus Tue Dec 5, 2023 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM GMCTL Event

Through this session, participants will learn about how to shape their course syllabi to not only include the elements required under the Academic Courses Policy, but also to set the tone for the course and provide students with a road map of thei ...(more)

Heather M. Ross, GMCTL, University of Saskatchewan
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Teaching Skills Short Course (TSSC) Mon Dec 11, 2023 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM GMCTL Event

This is an interactive short course to support faculty members and instructors teaching USask students.

The workshop encourages reflection and examination of one's teaching practices. You will practice delivering 10-minute lessons to suppo ...(more)

Anne-Marie Rollo, GMCTL, University of Saskatchewan
Roberta Campbell-Chudoba, GMCTL, University of Saskatchewan
MURRAY Library G3 Closed Seats may be available; contact gmctl@usask.ca.
Poll Everywhere: Getting real-time insights into student learning Tue Dec 12, 2023 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM GMCTL Event

Poll Everywhere is an easy-to-use learning technology that allows you to quickly gauge and reinforce students’ comprehension in the classroom and provide on-the-spot feedback, even in large courses. This live polling tool is free to use for ...(more)

Raj Bhola, GMCTL, University of Saskatchewan
MURRAY GMCTL 50.12 Register
Focus Group for Website Feedback: Improving Teaching.usask.ca Wed Dec 13, 2023 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Event

In this session, you’ll participate in helping refresh the teaching part of a USask website.

The s ...(more)

MURRAY Library G3 Register
Redesigning Assessments for GenAI Wed Dec 13, 2023 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM GMCTL Event

Generative AI is a powerful tool that can create high-quality content for assessments such as essays, reports, presentations, and more. However, this poses a challenge for instructors who want to assess their students’ learning in a meaningf ...(more)

Raj Bhola, GMCTL, University of Saskatchewan
Susan Bens, Teaching and Learning Enhancement, USask
MURRAY GMCTL 50.12 Register
Focus Group for Website Feedback: Improving Teaching.usask.ca Thu Dec 14, 2023 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Event

In this session, you’ll participate in helping refresh the teaching part of a USask website.

The s ...(more)

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Creating Learning Outcomes with GenAI Fri Dec 15, 2023 1:00 PM - 1:40 PM GMCTL Event

However essential we know learning outcomes to be for orienting students, articulating them can be an arduous process. In this session we look at Generative AI as a time-saving tool for formulating and refining outcomes tailored to the context of ...(more)

Raj Bhola, GMCTL, University of Saskatchewan
MURRAY GMCTL 50.12 Register
Redesigning Assessments for GenAI Mon Dec 18, 2023 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM GMCTL Event

Generative AI is a powerful tool that can create high-quality content for assessments such as essays, reports, presentations, and more. However, this poses a challenge for instructors who want to assess their students’ learning in a meaningf ...(more)

Raj Bhola, GMCTL, University of Saskatchewan
Susan Bens, Teaching and Learning Enhancement, USask
MURRAY GMCTL 50.12 Register
Creating Aligned Assessments with GenAI Tue Dec 19, 2023 1:00 PM - 1:40 PM GMCTL Event

“Will this be on the exam?” A question frequently asked by students who are unsure whether an assessment correlates to the outcomes and content of the course. In this session we look at Generative AI as a tool for designing competency- ...(more)

Raj Bhola, GMCTL, University of Saskatchewan
MURRAY GMCTL 50.12 Register
TA Success Day Orientation Wed Jan 3, 2024 8:30 AM - 8:50 AM GMCTL Event
TA Success - January 2024

Welcome to TA Success Day! This introduction provides you the opportunity to meet other Teaching Assistants and have an opportunity to learn about the Teaching Preparation Certificate (TPC). Fac ...(more)

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TA Success - Introduction to Lesson Planning Wed Jan 3, 2024 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM GMCTL Event
TA Success - January 2024

Are you planning your own lab, tutorial, seminar or guest lecture? Join this session to become familiar with the BOPPPS lesson planning model so you can apply it to your own lessons. Facilitated by: Anne-Marie R ...(more)

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TA Success - USask TA Handbook: Tips for a Successful TA Experience Wed Jan 3, 2024 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM GMCTL Event
TA Success - January 2024

Our new handbook is filled with practical advice on being a TA - for TAs and your supervisor! This session gives the opportunity to discuss key sections through a guided activity. Facilitated by: Roberta Campbel ...(more)

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TA Success - Grading Essays & Projects Easily and Effectively *First-time TAs Wed Jan 3, 2024 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM GMCTL Event
TA Success - January 2024

In this session on grading written papers and projects, you’ll learn tips for giving good feedback, being more consistent in grading, and managing your time. Come expecting to practice grading and share yo ...(more)

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TA Success - Facilitating Practical Labs *First-time TAs Wed Jan 3, 2024 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM GMCTL Event
TA Success - January 2024

Learn practical ideas for facilitating practical laboratory sessions and encouraging student engagement. Facilitated by: Elsa Van Ankum


This event is part of TA Success Day, Jan 3, 2024. To see a ...(more)

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TA Success - First Nation, M├ętis, and Inuit Ways of Knowing, Being, and Doing Wed Jan 3, 2024 1:00 PM - 1:50 PM GMCTL Event
TA Success - January 2024

Come and learn some things you may not know about First Nation, Metis and Inuit ways of knowing, being, and doing. This session will answer some common questions and also give you an opportunity to ask questions ...(more)

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TA Success - Grading Problem Sets, Labs, and Exams Faster and More Effectively Wed Jan 3, 2024 2:00 PM - 2:50 PM GMCTL Event
TA Success - January 2024

In this session, you'll explore and share strategies for grading to improve consistency and efficiency and you'll leave with concrete plans for what to do before you start grading, while you're grading, and afte ...(more)

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TA Success - Professional Relationships as a TA Wed Jan 3, 2024 3:00 PM - 3:50 PM GMCTL Event
TA Success - January 2024

Learn about your roles, responsibilities, and rights related to interactions with students, supervisors, professors, and each other through this interactive session. Facilitated by: Ian Moy


This ...(more)

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Creating Learning Outcomes with GenAI Mon Jan 8, 2024 1:00 PM - 1:40 PM GMCTL Event

However essential we know learning outcomes to be for orienting students, articulating them can be an arduous process. In this session we look at Generative AI as a time-saving tool for formulating and refining outcomes tailored to the context of ...(more)

Raj Bhola, GMCTL, University of Saskatchewan
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Navigating Canvas for TAs Wed Jan 10, 2024 2:15 PM - 3:50 PM GMCTL Event

This session explores navigation of the Canvas Dashboard, connecting with students in Canvas, and using Speedgrader's various functions.

Intended for USask TAs (teaching assistants). In person session.

Roberta Campbell-Chudoba, GMCTL, University of Saskatchewan
MURRAY Library 161 Register
Creating Lesson Plans with GenAI Fri Jan 12, 2024 1:30 PM - 2:10 PM GMCTL Event

Generative AI can help to build the big vision of your course, but it is also effective for designing classroom experiences. In this session we look at Generative AI as a tool for plotting the delivery of your lesson with suggestions for active le ...(more)

Raj Bhola, GMCTL, University of Saskatchewan
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