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Academic Support Offices

Our office can help you with enhancing online and on-campus teaching, submitting award and grant applications, and building intercultural capacity. We support faculty, postdoctoral scholars, teaching assistants, and sessional instructors.

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The Office of Internationalization

The Office of Internationalization is building on a tradition of service, partnerships, and collaboration. Internationalization and building intercultural capacity in the Werklund School of Education is a collective and community effort inspired by the possibilities of bringing the world to our School and bringing our School to the world.

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The Office of Research

The Office of Research supports Werklund faculty members, postdoctoral scholars, and students in their research programs. We offer support for grant applications and award nominations in addition to discussing research needs and future impactful ideas. We promote transdisciplinary work and we are proud to work with community partners on different projects.

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The Office of Teaching & Learning

The Office of Teaching and Learning supports Werklund instructors in instructional design and use of technology to enhance online or on-campus teaching. We also support the recognition of teaching excellence and research into the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning. We look forward to supporting you with your needs whether in your research, your teaching practice, or applications for awards and grants.

Featured Events and Important Dates


Technology Coaching & Instructional Design Drop-In Sessions

By Appointment Only - In-person or Zoom 

Contact tandl@ucalgary.ca to book an appointment.

 

Weekly Academic Writing Group

Occurs every Wednesday at 9:30am. Open to all. 

Contact educsupport@ucalgary.ca to receive the Zoom link.


New Faculty Network 

January 18, 2023 | 1:30pm - 2:30pm MST

The New Faculty Network is intended to provide support and guidance to new faculty.


Setting up and Updating Scholarly Profiles

January 18, 2023 | 1:30pm - 3:00pm MST

In this session we will showcase a few options for setting up your scholarly profile, such as Google Scholar, ORCID, and institutional profiles. Participants will also have an opportunity to set up or update their profiles.


Teaching Assistant Preparation Program 2

January 18, 2023 | 2:00pm - 3:00pm MST | Repeats monthly

 


Teaching Assistant Preparation Program 1: Integrating Student Feedback into Teaching Practice

February 1, 2023 | 12:00pm - 1:00pm MST

The possibilities of using student feedback, whether from formal or informal requests for assessment, to improve teaching practice. 


Teaching Assistant Preparation Program 1: Grading and Debriefing

March 1, 2023 | 12:00pm - 1:00pm MST

Strategies and considerations that need to be weighed when assessing student work as a teaching assistant.