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Teaching Development

Teaching Development

UR² Fellows

UR² Fellows Program is a 3-year pilot cohort program for academic staff teaching first-year courses, focusing on enhancing the first-year students’ experience via an integrated first-year student support model. This program is part of the shift of the landscape of teaching culture at the University of Regina. It involves colleagues from different disciplines who support and mentor each other in their teaching. It emphasizes the institutional valuing of evidence-based teaching. Students will engage with instructors committed to effective lower-division teaching and learning and courses designed based on best practices.

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Teaching Development

Graduate Teaching Enhancement Certificate

The GTEC is a one-term program that aims to familiarize the Graduate Teaching Assistants with the institutional expectations in diverse classrooms, including practices that support EDIA, classroom management, and student engagement strategies. The program also focuses on developing a base of pedagogical knowledge, including fundamental learning theories, instructional strategies, and assessment techniques, besides introducing the teaching dossiers and teaching philosophy statement as tools to enhance the teaching practices that result in better students' learning experiences.