Teaching and Learning Office

Training and Resources

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Teaching and Learning Technologies Unit - Faculty of Nursing provides training to faculty, students and staff periodically throughout the year.  Check here to find out about upcoming training events and initiatives.

eClass and Google Consultations

Individual consultations are available for Faculty of Nursing faculty and staff. To request a session, contact nuelearn@ualberta.ca. Include your name, office or desk location, and at least 2 possible times when you are available to meet.

In an ongoing effort to stay abreast of new developments in flexible delivery and elearning, we are always on the lookout for useful and interesting resources. We have included links to some of the resources which we find informative and hope that you might too.

Email Etiquette 
With an ever increasing reliance on electronic communication, appropriate email correspondence is paramount.  Familiarize yourself with the basics.

The Horizon Report 
An annual report that is researched and produced by NMC (New Media Consortium).  The report lists technologies and trends, issues and challenges that lie ahead of those in teaching and learning.  See NMC's page on the Horizon Project and download a copy of this year’s report.

The Theory and Practice of Online Learning, by Terry Anderson 
Terry Anderson is a professor at Athabasca University in the Masters of Distance Education program, serves on several advisory committees with the Alberta and Canadian Governments, and is the Canada Research Chair in Distance Education. 

The second edition of his ebook can be downloaded free of charge.