Monthly Archives: July 2013

2012/2013 Learning and Teaching Office TA/GA Awards

The purpose of the LTO’s TA/GA Awards Program is to recognize, promote, and reward the contributions that teaching and graduate assistants (TA/GAs) make to enhance the quality of undergraduate student learning experiences at Ryerson. There is no one way to … Continue reading

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Can We Recommend English Language Support for Faculty to Our Colleagues?

The idea for this blog started during the Faculty Conference when a native English speaking faculty member innocently asked if one could recommend the English Language Support for Faculty Program to a colleague without offending him. This began a two-month … Continue reading

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Online Learning Communities

Online learning communities provide venues for students to challenge each other, co-construct knowledge, and provide appropriate feedback (Laureate Education Inc., n.d.).  Additionally, both instructors and students participate equally in the learning community; however, instructors should create a safe environment for … Continue reading

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Tips for Using Google Calendar

It has been a full academic year since we have opted-in to Google Apps for Education! Although we are all now pretty familiar with our Gmail, Google Calendar and Google Drive, and have all probably synced these apps with our … Continue reading

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