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  • ETUG News + Events
    December 10, 2014 · Workshops

    ETUG News + Events

    Four-Week Workshop on Open Textbooks Adoption: A “mini-MOOC” for OER  Curious about how to include Open Textbooks and OER into your teaching practice? The BCcampus Open Textbooks team is conducting a four-week-long webinar…

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  • STLHE 2015: Call for Proposals
    December 5, 2014 · Conferences

    STLHE 2015: Call for Proposals

    Call for proposals Deadline: Friday, January 16, 2015; 11:59 pm PST The Society for Teaching and Learning in Higher Education (STLHE) invites proposals for presentations at its 35th Annual Conference Achieving Harmony: Tuning…

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  • International Research Conference: March 11-13, 2015
    November 25, 2014 · Conferences

    International Research Conference: March 11-13, 2015

    Thompson Rivers University in Kamloops, BC presents Learning at Intercultural Intersections Conference in Kamloops, British Columbia on March 11, 12 and 13th in 2015. Keynotes will focus on three themes related to intercultural…

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  • Students, Faculty, Artists: How We Use the Library

    Students, Faculty, Artists: How We Use the Library

    Video profiles on students, faculty and artists who use the Emily Carr University of Art and Design Library. The Library provides access to a unique collection of diverse resources that support curricular and…

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  • Educators on Educating: Faculty Video Series
    October 26, 2014 · Pedagogy & Support, Video Lectures

    Educators on Educating: Faculty Video Series

    “Educators on Educating” is an Emily Carr University of Art + Design TLC video series on faculty talking about their approaches to pedagogy in the classroom, online and with incorporating new media and…

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Students, Faculty, Artists: How We Use the Library

Video profiles on students, faculty and artists who use the Emily Carr University of Art and Design Library. The Library provides access to a unique collection of diverse resources that support curricular and…

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October 26, 2014 · Pedagogy & Support, Video Lectures

Educators on Educating: Faculty Video Series

“Educators on Educating” is an Emily Carr University of Art + Design TLC video series on faculty talking about their approaches to pedagogy in the classroom, online and with incorporating new media and…

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October 7, 2014 · Books, Open CourseWare

Open Textbooks Event: New Models in Textbook Production

Open textbooks are innovating and disrupting the traditional model of textbook publication. In celebrating Open Access Week, SFU Library is delighted to bring together a range of perspectives on open textbooks. Students spend…

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September 29, 2014 · Open CourseWare

HP LIFE e-Learning: Free Entrepreneurship Courses

 HP LIFE e-Learning  is a free, online platform that provides training for educators to integrate entrepreneurship, business, and IT lessons into their classrooms and programs. Once you register through the HP LIFE e-Learning form,…

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Moodle 2.6 Upgrade: Summer 2014

Emily Carr University of Art + Design will be upgrading Moodle to version 2.6 on Thursday, June 26th. Tutorials Please visit New Features area on the main Moodle site for more information. Please…

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Gamify a Moodle Course in Under 20 Minutes

Frederic Nevers posted this video about a year ago and details how, with a standard Moodle 2.x installation you can add some game theory to your course(s). Frederic’s site documents a series of…

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WordPress 3.8.3 Blogging Update

Emily Carr’s blogging system is updating in April, 2014 to WordPress 3.8.3 There are many new features to explore in addition to several responsive themes that are available to use for courses, department…

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March 27, 2014 · Accessibility

Accessibility in Online Learning Environments

The Centre for Instructional Development proudly presented the Learn @ Lunch Workshop “Accessibility in Online Learning” on Sept. 24, 2013. VCC Instructor (and former head of the Visually Impaired Program) Betty Noble, and SFU…

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Open Education Week, March 10-15

Open Education Week is taking place from March 10-15, 2014 online and in locally hosted events around the world. The purpose of Open Education Week is to raise awareness of the open education…

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February 4, 2014 · Pedagogy Articles

The NMC Horizon Report: 2014 Higher Education Edition

The NMC and EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative (ELI) jointly released the NMC Horizon Report > 2014 Higher Education Edition at a special session at the ELI Annual Meeting 2014. This eleventh edition describes annual…

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Open Textbooks: Call for Proposals Phase 3
January 29, 2014 · Awards and Funding, News and Events

Open Textbooks: Call for Proposals Phase 3

Deadline for Proposals: Feb. 28, 2014 Deadline for Completed Projects: Sept. 5, 2014 Download a PDF of this Call for Proposals (includes all resources) In Phase 3, we are looking for instructors to create…

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November 20, 2013 · Grading in Moodle

Workshop: a Peer Assessment Activity in Moodle

Workshop is a peer assessment activity with many options. Students submit their work via an online text tool and attachments. There are two grades for a student: their own work and their peer…

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Accessibility in Moodle

On May 9th, 2013, the Neil Squire Society participated in Global Accessibility Awareness Day (new window). The focus of the day was to get people talking, thinking, and learning about digital (web, software,…

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June 17, 2013 · Learning Moodle

What’s new in Moodle 2.4?

We have now upgraded our Moodle installation from Moodle 2.2 to Moodle 2.4+ Most functionality in 2.4 is the same as 2.2. There are minor improvements throughout, and the Assignments tool has gone…

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April 4, 2013 · Grading in Moodle

Moodle “Taming the Gradebook”

Moodle How To Webinars Topic: The Moodle Gradebook can be a teacher’s best friend or worst enemy.  It has so many features that it can feel overwhelming.  Learn how you might approach to building…

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January 9, 2013 · Video Lectures

Emily Carr – A Community of Design

A short documentary exploring the design program at Emily Carr and the different types of design taught. Four stories demonstrate how Emily Carr’s students and researchers respond through design to the changing needs…

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Course Design & Development

Michelle Moore – Teaching with Moodle: Best Practices in Course Design In this session, Michelle Moore explores and discusses the common features of good Moodle courses and work to bring together what we…

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December 10, 2012 · Text & Online Publications

QR_U (an open school)

QR_U (an open school) ~ Questions, Responses & Unofficial Conversations An interactive exhibition project presented by artists Lois Klassen, Heidi May, Adam Stenhouse, and Elisa Yon. The project began on November 1, 2011…

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November 24, 2012 · Conferences, Video Lectures

ReMaking ReSearch: Dialogues on Research in Art and Design, November 1 – 3, 2012

2012 AICAD Symposium Website – aicad.ecuad.ca Archived 2012 AICAD Symposium Video Proceedings November 1 – 3, 2012 Vancouver, Canada Hosted by Emily Carr University of Art + Design, in collaboration with the Association…

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November 2, 2012 · Copyright, Open CourseWare

A Shared Culture – Creative Commons

To celebrate our 2008 fundraising campaign, Creative Commons has released “A Shared Culture,” a short video by renowned filmmaker Jesse Dylan. Known for helming a variety of films, music videos, and the Emmy…

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April 21, 2012 · Video Lectures

ETUG Spring 2012 Workshop – Keynote: Alexandra Samuel

ETUG Spring 2012 Workshop – Keynote: Alexandra Samuel Alexandra Samuel is the former Director of the Social + Interactive Media Centre at Emily Carr University, and the co-founder and principal of Social Signal,…

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  • Students, Faculty, Artists: How We Use the Library
  • Educators on Educating: Faculty Video Series
  • Open Textbooks Event: New Models in Textbook Production
  • HP LIFE e-Learning: Free Entrepreneurship Courses
  • Moodle 2.6 Upgrade: Summer 2014
  • Gamify a Moodle Course in Under 20 Minutes
  • WordPress 3.8.3 Blogging Update
  • Accessibility in Online Learning Environments

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