Teaching and Learning Enhancement Fund (TLEF)

Teaching and Learning Enhancement Fund (TLEF)

Teaching and Learning Enhancement Fund Handbook (Nov 2017) 

2017-18 TLEF Information Session Presentations

Overview Presentation (S Forgie)

Budget Presentation (C Champagne)

Adjudication Process Presentaton

TLEF PD Form (Revised Nov 2017)

Application for TLEF Professional Development Funding (DOC)

[Sep 19/17] Note, the 2017-18 TLEF PD allocation ($120,000) has been reached.  47 instructors received funding this year.  Applications are now being considered for TLEF professional development activities that will occur after April 1, 2018.

Applications are invited from all persons engaged in teaching, including sessional instructors, faculty lecturers, tenured faculty, librarians, and other members of the academic staff who offer teaching and learning sessions for students.  Graduate assistants and postdoctoral fellows who are assigned formal teaching responsibilities also may apply.

New !  TLEF Seed Grants (Nov 2017)

Up to $6,000 in Seed Funding is available for instructors to explore and experiment with learning innovations in various settings such as classrooms, labs, or clinics.  Suitable projects include pedagogical research on existing teaching practices, as well as exploratory (e.g., literature review) and pilot projects of new or innovative teaching and learning practices which could then be further leveraged into larger internal and external grants related to teaching and learning enhancement.

Seed Funding Criteria
Application for TLEF Seed Funding (DOC) 

TLEF Project Forms (Nov 2017)

Application for TLEF Project Funding (DOC)
TLEF Project Budget Template (XLS)
Reviewer Sheet (DOC)


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