CTL Monthly

CTL Monthly is a digital newsletter from the CTL. Delivered monthly from September to June, each issue is tailored for DC faculty members and academic staff, covering a variety of academic topics, including: academic updates and initiatives; spotlight pieces on DC faculty members; DC-approved edTech; internal and external professional development opportunities; plus relevant news and announcements from other teams and departments.

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May 2024. CTL Monthly. Students speaking in front of the main entrance at the Whitby campus, Durham College.

April 2024. CTL Monthly. Student crane operator standing beside a crane.

  • Wrapping up the Winter semester with a dose of Spring 🌸
  • Generative AI is a Path to Inclusive and Enhanced Learning / Part Two
  • Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL) / Last Chance
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  • We have a new Dean 🎉 Congratulations Amanda Maknyik
  • Final Grades Submission
  • Spring Academic PD Day 🌸
  • Generative AI is a Path to Inclusive and Enhanced Learning
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April 2024. CTL Monthly. Student crane operator standing beside a crane.

April 2024

In this issue: We have a new Dean, Final Grades Submission, Spring Academic PD Day, Generative AI is a Path to... and much more.

CTL Monthly. Reading Week - Winter 2024. Lord Louie waving a DC flag during the 2023 Campus Cup

Reading Week/Winter 2024

In this issue: Midterm Grades Submission, SoTL Call for Proposals, Extended Reality (XR) Opportunities - Bodyswaps and SimX... and much more.

February 2024 CTL Monthly. Students comparing notes on their tablet and laptop in a DC classroom.

February 2024

In this issue: Spotlight on Shirley Musclow, Rethink Your Pedagogy and Curriculum with Generative AI, Quick Tips / Generative AI... and much more.

December 2023 CTL Monthly. Faculty member holding a laptop and speaking to students.

January 2024

In this issue: Planning for the Winter Semester, GenAI Community of Practice, XR Pilot / Nanome, Celebrate your peers in Honour Roll

December 2023 CTL Monthly. Faculty member holding a laptop and speaking to students.

December 2023

In this issue: Spotlight on Ian Connor, planning for the Winter semester, CTC Registration, Faculty Secondments, ACC survey

November 2023 CTL Monthly. Students cheering at the residence.

November 2023

In this issue: Introducing Honour Roll; CTC Registration Open; GenAI Academic PD Day Highlights; Managing Student Expectations.

October 2023 CTL Monthly. Students gathered around table with Lord Louie in the background.

October 2023

In this issue: GenAI Academic PD Day; IDoA for Academic Integrity; Faculty Partial Secondments; Extended Reality (XR) Pilots.

September 2023 CTL Monthly. Students standing outside DC library.

September 2023

In this issue: A message from our Executive Dean; GenAI, Kritik, and more edTech; CTC and Teaching Squares; Fall Academic PD Day.