A little professional development never hurt anyone’s job prospects. The Teaching Commons is inviting CUPE members to this years free Teaching in Focus conference (lunch provided) running May 19 – 20. The schedule this year can be seen here.
Day 1 (May 19h) focuses on bringing research into teaching and teaching into research, as well as engaging students as partners. Two visiting scholars will also provide a keynote. By the end of the day attendees will have the opportunity to become engaged in some teaching related research projects.
Day 2 (May 20th) marks a celebration of teaching innovation and excellence, and will include a series of parallel sessions, with York colleagues presenting on a range of topics including Experiential Education and eLearning, as well as a wide range of teaching related approaches.
Please note, that some 3903 members will also be presenting at this conference, so come out and support your colleagues!
Registration is free, and is available through this link.