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Learning and Teaching Workshop Series

A learning and teaching workshop series, that covers many aspects of professional development in teaching, is offered throughout the year. The majority of these workshops are offered during the fall and winter semesters. These workshops are open to all TAs, GAs and interested graduate students from Ryerson University.

Space is limited, so please be sure to register for any workshops you wish to attend. Workshops will be posted on a rolling basis, so check back frequently for new offerings.

These workshops count towards Level 1 of the Ryerson Graduate Student Professional Development in Teaching Program.

T​hese workshops are ​also ​eligible for Future Smart credit (bring your passport to be signed​). For information see: 

Fall 2016

Planning Effective Tutorials
Tuesday September 20, 2016, 12-2pm

Slides [pdf]
Handout [doc]

Facilitating Discussion
Tuesday September 27, 2016, 12-2pm

Slides [pdf]
Handout [pdf]

Student Writing 1: Understanding Ryerson student writers
Tuesday October 18, 2016, 12-2pm

Slides [pdf]

Student Writing 2: Responding Effectively and Meaningfully to Student Writers
Tuesday October 25, 2016, 12-2pm

Slides [pdf]

Universal Design for Learning: Creating Flexible Learning Environments 
Thursday October 27, 2016, 12-2pm

Slides [pdf]
Handout [pdf]

Mental Well-Being and Flexibility in the Classroom 
Thursday November 17, 2016, 12-2pm

Slides [pdf]


Winter 2017

Indigenous Perspectives and Content in Curricula: A Discussion on Good Practices and Institutional Changes
Thursday February 9, 2017, 12-2pm

Slides [pdf]

Stories on Snapchat + Instagram: A new platform for education
Monday February 13, 2017, 12-2pm

Slides [pdf]

Effective Grading and Student Engagement with Digital Tools
Tuesday March 7, 2017, 12-2pm

Slides [pdf]

Academic Integrity and Invigilation duties for TA/GAs
Tuesday March 21, 2017, 12-2pm

Slides [pdf]


Questions/Primary Contact

Curtis Maloley
Educational Developer
Ext. 6598,