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June 17, 2015 · Faculty Features

Educators on Educating: Sam Carter

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada is home for Professor Emeritus Sam Carter who enjoys working around the world and teaching online. “My exhibition design projects, and now the incredible capabilities of online projects, allow…

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June 17, 2015 · Faculty Features

Educators on Educating – Jane Slemon

As an RN, Emily Carr lecturer Jane Slemon listens for the ways people reveal their narratives. Mortality challenges us; illness presents layers of meaning: including chemistry, prognosis, genetics and experience along with family,…

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June 17, 2015 · Faculty Features

Educators on Educating – Hoda Hamouda

The wide range of media that sessional faculty and former Emily Carr graduate student Hoda Hamouda has encountered in the course of her undergrad studies, freelance work, and workshops, provided her with a…

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June 17, 2015 · Pedagogy & Support

Conversations on Learning – Ross Kelly

Ross Kelly is a candidate in the Master of Applied Arts Low Residency program at the Emily Carr University of Art + Design. He is a Vancouver based artist/photographer who specializes in large…

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June 8, 2015 · Video Lectures

Cedar Basket Weaving with Brenda Crabtree

The Teaching and Learning Centre’s ECUPS student film team, partnered with the Aboriginal Gathering Place, director/mentor Moira Simpson and editor William Fritzburg to film and edit the Cedar Basket Weaving project as a…

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MediaCore Online Video Platform: Coming to Emily Carr University for Fall 2015

Emily Carr University signs on to the MediaCore cloud–based solution for media capture, management and delivery. MediaCore’s cloud technology takes care of all of the complexity traditionally associated with dealing with video and will…

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April 24, 2015 · News and Events

Emily Carr University breaks ground and begins construction of our new campus!

On Friday, April 24, 2015, Advanced Education Minister Andrew Wilkinson and Dr. Ron Burnett, President + Vice Chancellor, were joined by students, faculty, staff and alumni to mark the start of design and…

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NMC Horizon Report > 2015 Museum Edition Released

NMC and Balboa Park Online Collaborative Release the NMC Horizon Report > 2015 Museum Edition San Diego, CA (April 20) — Today the NMC and Balboa Park Online Collaborative (BPOC) are jointly releasing the NMC…

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March 24, 2015 · Conferences

STLHE 2015: Registration Open!

Early bird registration is officially open for the 2015 STLHE Annual Conference being co-hosted by Simon Fraser University and The University of British Columbia. This year’s conference will be held June 16-19, 2015…

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March 1, 2015 · Management Tools

What’s Included in a Teaching Dossier?

Teachers should really think about collecting artifacts and evidence as they go. Document your teaching experience to show how it transfers to other work environments, says Jill Grose, director of the Centre for…

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February 12, 2015 · Text & Online Publications

NMC Horizon Report > 2015 Higher Education Edition Released

The NMC Horizon Report > 2015 Higher Education Edition is a collaborative effort between the NMC and the EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative (ELI). This 12th edition describes annual findings from the NMC Horizon Project,…

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February 4, 2015 · Workshops

The Blended Learning Breakthrough Webinar, February 26

Do you recognize the benefits of online learning but worry about the benefits that are lost without face-to-face instruction? You are not alone! For many organizations, the ability to offer training and development…

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January 4, 2015 · Open CourseWare, Workshops

Reconciliation through Indigenous Education: MOOC

Reconciliation through Indigenous Education Begins January 27, 2015 Free Online Course Explore strategies, teaching exemplars, and resources that support the teaching and learning of Indigenous ways of knowing in classrooms, schools and communities….

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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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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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  • Educators on Educating: Sam Carter
  • Educators on Educating – Jane Slemon
  • Educators on Educating – Hoda Hamouda
  • Conversations on Learning – Ross Kelly
  • Cedar Basket Weaving with Brenda Crabtree
  • MediaCore Online Video Platform: Coming to Emily Carr University for Fall 2015
  • Emily Carr University breaks ground and begins construction of our new campus!
  • NMC Horizon Report > 2015 Museum Edition Released

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