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Communities of Practice

ALT Centre Communities of Practice bring small groups of instructors under a shared purpose. Full-time faculty, contract faculty, and instructional staff are all invited to participate.
We currently have three communities of practice:

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    Cool Teaching Ideas

    Cool Teaching Ideas (CTI) is Brescia’s teaching community of practice – an informal discussion group for all things teaching. 

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    SoTL

    Our Scholarship of Teachign and Learning community of practice brings together faculty and staff researching teaching and learning.

    Email brescia.curriculum@uwo.ca or Jen Pecoskie to join the group or click to ready more about our exciting SoTL research program.

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    Math & Stats

    Instructors teaching mathematics, statistics, and computational courses across the disciplines are invited to join this community of practice, focused on teaching statistics online in the era of COVID-19.

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Don’t see the topic you’re interested in?

Suggest a new ALT Peer Community, or learn more about our 3 existing groups, by emailing brescia.curriculum@uwo.ca.

New community suggestions:

  • Disciplinary Peer Communities, for those looking for peer mentorship within their School or department
  • Contract Instructor Community, where Brescia’s sessional faculty can come together, on evenings or weekends, to discuss their courses
  • Student-Teacher-Learner Communities, where students outside your program assist with developing teaching and learning activities

Willing to be a Mentor?

The ALT Centre is always looking for peer community facilitators. Email brescia.curriculum@uwo.ca to get started on this exciting professional development opportunity.