COVID-19 Updates

The Centre for Teaching and Learning is now operating through online service delivery only. Please email if you need help and we will respond as quickly as possible. When emailing please share your phone number and the details of your request.

Are you delivering a course remotely during the Spring 2020 semester? Visit our Simplified Online Teaching page for support.

Communication Archives

View the Communication Archives | COVID-19 document for a collection of the emails that were sent to faculty, beginning Sunday March 15, 2020.

Online Mentors

The following list of RDC Faculty members are available to mentor others in preparation for teaching students remotely. Connect with them through email for support.


Learn with Us

Introduction to Teaching and Learning (ITL)

The ITL Program introduces new faculty to Teaching and Learning at RDC and provides a supportive environment for discussion, self-reflection, and practice.

Introduction to Online Teaching and Learning (IOTL)

The IOTL 1 and IOTL 2 programs focus on the knowledge and pedagogical approaches that are important for online course delivery for faculty who are new to online teaching.

Excellence in Teaching and Learning (ETaL)

The ETaL program is a credentialed Career Development Certificate where faculty meet in interprofessional groups to explore teaching and learning in post-secondary.

Excellence in Online Teaching and Learning (EOTL)

The EOTL program focuses on best practices in teaching and learning for all program delivery models, including blended and face-to-face.

Explore with Us

Small Group Instructional Feedback (SGIF)

SGIF sessions are designed to gather qualitative data from students about their learning experiences which can guide the instructor’s planning.

Peer Observations

A Peer Observation is intended to be a formative learning experience in which one faculty member observes another and provides feedback on their teaching.

Open Classes

As part of Open Classes, RDC faculty volunteer to open their classes to their colleagues as a learning opportunity which helps to develop their teaching practices.

Collaborate with Us

CTL Resources SharePoint Site

This Office 365 SharePoint site features guiding resources related to educational technologies at RDC. You will be prompted to log in with your RDC credentials. Learn more.

Getting Started with Technology

The Getting Started Series has now moved online! Watch videos about Blackboard, Office 365, Collaborate Ultra and more – anytime, anywhere.

Quiet Book Club

The Quiet Book Club is a chance to read a book, in quiet solitude, and then come together for a collegial discussion at the end. A no-pressure Book Club! | 403.356.4989 | Teaching Common – 913C | Find us on theLoop | Find us on Twitter and Facebook @ctlrdc

Updated September 21, 2020