Werklund School of Education Faculty Networks

Werklund School of Education Faculty Networks

The Werklund School of Education Office of Teaching and Learning facilitates a number of networks to support the needs of faculty members.

The Sessional Instructors Network meets on the fourth Wednesday of each month for presentations and discussions of topics relevant to their interests as contract instructors in the Werklund School of Education.  For the time being, the meetings will be virtual, via Zoom.  Please email tandl@ucalgary.ca for the link to these meetings and to add it to your calendar.  This year's sessions will be on the following dates from 3:00 to 4:00 p.m.

September 22, 2021 - What Can We Learn from COVID-era Instruction?
October 24, 2021 - Updates from CAUT and Faculty Association
November 24, 2021 - Helping Students Have Successful Field Experiences
January 26, 2022 - Alberta Education Curriculum Update
February 24, 2022 (Thursday) - Sessional Instructor Symposium
March 23, 2022 - Formative and Summative Assessment in Undergraduate and Graduate Courses
April 27, 2022 - Facilitated Introduction to Summer Book Club 2022 - A Sacred Place for Learning, Leading & Culture by Naim Sanders

The New Faculty Network is intended to provide support and guidance to new faculty throughout their first three years with the Werklund School of Education.  The network will meet the third Wednesday of every other month.  These sessions for the network will cover research, teaching and learning, annual performance review and other topics of interest.  This year's sessions will be virtual via Zoom on the following dates from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m.

September 15, 2021
November 17, 2021
January 19, 2022
March 23, 2022
May 25, 2022