Category Archives: EducationEvents

conferences, lunch presentations, seminars, retreats

Open ProD at UBC’s CTLT – ISW and Flexible Learning

Can the ISW integrate flexible learning options without becoming less than it can be? That was the primary question I hoped we’d explore when I accepted the invitation to participate in the ISW ProD session at UBC’s CTLT on January … Continue reading

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Sharing the Show – JIBC Demofest 2014

I had the pleasure of spending part of the day last week at the JIBC Demofest in New Westminster – an event I first heard about way back in 2010 (here’s the link I found in my Diigo collection – … Continue reading

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Serendipity by design – the ETUG Unconference

Welcome to organized chaos! Have you heard of the Unconference (see video) model? An exercise in emergent learning and collaborative organization, this year’s ETUG Fall Workshop was a deliberate deep-dive into a new way of learning together. My first ETUG … Continue reading

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Confluences and divergences at CNIE2014 May 13-16

The natural confluence of the North and South Thompson Rivers at Kamloops, B.C. was the inspiration for the theme and title of this year’s CNIE-RCIÉ 2014 conference hosted by Thompson Rivers University (TRU).  The organizers hoped that bringing together the … Continue reading

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Another week of openness in education…

Well, the 2nd annual Open Education Week is underway – March 11-15, 2013. There are lots of “open” events – webinars, videos to watch, projects to explore, and lots and lots of different things to learn – for free! The … Continue reading

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