We are offering a new classroom studio on the St. John’s campus, to provide instructors with on-campus video production in support of remote instruction.
In an effort to assist the university community with integrating learning technologies in courses, we have released a beta version of a new Technology Guide.
Beginning May 4, 2020, we are launching an Instructional Series of sessions on key topics to support effective remote and online instruction.
We have three ways to provide academic units, instructors and students with the information and support you will need to teach and learn remotely.
As Memorial University temporarily transitions to remote learning for this Spring 2020 semester, it is important for students to understand the difference between remote courses and the traditional online courses offered.
When teaching remotely, instructors should be aware of a variety of privacy considerations.
We have developed a number of resources to help students have a positive experience as they engage in learning remotely.
There are several ways to record lectures and make them available to students online.
Beginning Thursday, March 19, our Remote Instruction Transition Team (RITT) will be available remotely only through the Instructional Continuity webpage; hours of operation have also been extended.
We have established a Remote Instruction Transition Team (RITT), available in person and remotely, to provide instructors with one-on-one support beginning Tuesday, March 17 at 12:30 p.m.
New "sandbox" sites in Brightspace have been made available to all instructors at Memorial University to experiment with tools for teaching remotely.
Looking for information on teaching remotely? View our new resource to get started.
Do you know an incredible teacher or supervisor? Nominate them for a President's Award; deadlines March 18-20, 2020.
Do you have questions about the impact on your course of the extended winter semester?
If you are teaching in a room with lecture capture technology, you can now directly manage your recordings in Brightspace within a new ‘CITL Dashboard’.
Educators honoured for effective teaching, positive impact on students.
Apply for the 2020 Memorial University Award for Outstanding Self-directed Learning for a chance to receive a $1000 cash prize.
All faculty members and instructors are invited to provide input on the educational technology they use for teaching.
Partnership an enriching experience for students, teachers across N.L.
Call for proposals are being accepted for the Atlantic Universities' Teaching Showcase 2019. Deadline is Aug. 16.
The Board of Directors of the Canadian Virtual University-Université Virtuelle Canadienne (CVU-UVC) have decided the time has come to end the consortium.
View the live stream schedule for Memorial's Teaching and Learning Conference 2019.
Preparing students for success in a rapidly changing world.
Memorial University has been announced as a member in a national network of universities focused on exploring and integrating effective approaches to skills development.
A good TPS is a living document and a key part of our self-assessment as educators.
Memorial’s Teaching and Learning Conference 2019 will be hosted by CITL on May 1-2 on the St. John’s campus. Proposals for conference sessions are now being accepted.
Focusing on strengthening the student educational experience.
Indigenous education group explores common themes at Memorial.
Members of the university community are invited to provide input that will inform CITL's strategic plan.
Attend an information session to learn more about nominating one of Memorial's educators for a President's Award for Excellence in Teaching and Graduate Supervision.
Gavan Watson, director of CITL, has been named as one of sixteen internationally respected teaching and learning leaders who have joined OneHE's new Advisory Group.
CITL offices will be closed over the holidays, but our Support Centre will be open for limited hours to provide assistance.
All of us at CITL wish you a season filled with peace, joy and hope, and look forward to working together again in the New Year. Here's a special video holiday greeting, from us to you!
On-campus exams scheduled for this morning, Dec. 7, are postponed until Sunday, Dec. 9. Updated exam information to be posted in Self-Service.
The role of director of the Centre for Innovation in Teaching and Learning (CITL) has been retitled to associate vice-president, teaching and learning, and director of CITL.
This fall, CITL is hosting guided conversations with Memorial University participants of UBC’s Massive Open Online Course (MOOC), Reconciliation Through Indigenous Education.
Register for the Atlantic Universities Teaching Showcase, taking place at Dalhousie University on Oct. 20. Early bird registration deadline is before Sept. 28.
Centre for Innovation in Teaching and Learning role filled.
Top six things to know when doing an online course.
Monday Morning Mentor Series is back for the 2018-19 year.
When it comes to supporting teaching and learning at Memorial University, Jason Geary is a jack of many trades.
One department debunks myth that summertime is downtime
Read our new 2016-17 Impact Report - a digital report that provides a snapshot of our impact on learners, educators and partners.
Memorial’s biology department is tackling a big issue for students taking its introductory course.
On Dec. 4, join the university community in a dialogue about how we teach for critical thinking in the disciplines.
Are you interested in providing students with an international experiential learning opportunity? Join our Introduction to COIL webcast this morning, 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m. (NDT), and hear from the founder of COIL, Jon Rubin.
Nunavut teacher embraces culture, land and lifelong learning.
Atlantic Canadian teacher award 'icing on the cake' for math professor.
We are requesting input from faculty members and instructors on technology needs in multimedia classrooms on the St. John's campus.
Subscribe now for Magna Publications' Monday Morning Mentor series - a 20-minute online professional development program delivered each week.
CITL has enabled a new, accessible interface for Brightspace called the Daylight Experience.
Memorial University received two honours at the recent 2017 Canadian Association of College and University Student Services (CACUSS) conference.
A new program for practicing pharmacists will begin in fall 2018.
Event brings NL youth and cultures together in celebration of Canada 150.
On Thursday, May 18, CITL received two awards at the 2017 Canadian Network for Innovation in Education (CNIE) conference.
On Saturday, Apr. 29, CITL will be upgrading the D2L learning management system (Brightspace*).
On May 3, D2L will be coming to Memorial University for the Brightspace Newfoundland and Labrador Connection event.
A new online resource is now available in D2L to assist educators with developing their teaching dossier.
Wondering about inclement weather and exam postponement in your online course? Here's what you need to know.
Nominations for the 2017 President’s Awards for Excellence in Teaching, Graduate and Postgraduate Supervision are now being accepted.
Our offices will be closed over the holiday, but our support staff will be available for limited times to respond to your requests.
This fall marked the launch of a new program for Memorial’s faculty that provides an introduction to important aspects of graduate student supervision. Registration for the winter offering is now open.
The Brightspace Innovation Award in Teaching and Learning, sponsored by D2L (Desire2Learn), celebrates and recognizes up to five post-secondary educators each year for their innovative approaches that promote student-centred teaching and learning.
Access a free online presentation and supplementary materials for Universal Design for Learning: How to Improve Satisfaction and Retention for Students at All Learning Levels.
Access a free online presentation and supplementary materials for Teaching Critical Thinking to Students: How to Design Courses that Include Applicable Learning Experiences, Outcomes and Assessments.
The call for proposals for the 2017 Society for Teaching and Learning in Higher Education (STLHE) are now open. Proposal deadline is Dec. 12.
Dr. Jane Costello believes that creating a culture of open education at Memorial University can add value to both instructors and students.
A video collection of renowned Jamaican-Canadian poet and novelist, Pamela Mordecai, has recently been shared with the world under a Creative Commons license.
We are now providing faculty members and instructors with access to Magna Publications' Monday Morning Mentor series - a weekly 20-minutes online professional development program.
We are now accepting applications for the Teaching Skills Enhancement Program for the 2016-17 academic year. Programs for educators and graduate students are available; application deadline is Friday, Sept. 9.
Robert Wells has been appointed interim director for the Centre for Innovation in Teaching and Learning (CITL), effective Aug. 1
We've upgraded our D2L learning management system to a newer version of the software, to improve the learning environment in time for the fall 2016 semester.
A highly anticipated change is now a reality for DELTS, as the department is adopting a new name effective May 2, as the Centre for Innovation in Teaching and Learning (CITL).
Centre for Innovation in Teaching and Learning
230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9
Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7
Tel: (709) 864-8000