ETUG - Educational Technology Users Group

June 2013

Reflections from the SCETUG Chair 2012 - 2013

This post contributed by kele fleming, SCETUG Chair 2012-2013 and UBC CTLT.

What a year for our ETUG community!  Beginning with the 2012 SCETUG Planning Day on November 1st and wrapping up with the closing session at our 2013 Spring Workshop on June 7th, it was a year full of new connections, diverse learning and networking opportunities and exciting ...

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[Spring 2013 Workshop] Resource List.

[Spring Workshop 2013] Summary Feedback

It’s been a busy 2 weeks since we gathered at SFU Burnaby campus on June 6th and 7th for the ETUG Spring Workshop 2013  to “Tell it on the Mountain”.   The SFU Diamond Alumni Centre (DAC) and Halpern Centre provided a wonderful setting to explore as educational practitioners and technology enthusiasts, "teaching, engaging, learning and ...

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ETUG Interest Groups and Chat Sessions

Many ETUG members were inspired by the energy and enthusiasm generated by our gathering at the ETUG Spring Workshop a few weeks ago at SFU Burnaby.

As a followup, several ETUGgers have decided to organize some virtual meetups with ETUG and other interested people to continue the discussions we started. Following loosely on the Mozilla model of meetings for ...

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Terri pic

Meet Terri Bateman from Royal Roads University

Tell us a bit about where you work and what you do.

I have been working as an Instructional Designer in the Centre for Teaching and Educational Technologies (CTET) ...

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Upcoming Professional Learning Opportunities


Visual Facilitation Workshop Workshop with Michelle Laurie and Nancy White

This 2 day workshop, jointly offered by BCcampus Professional Learning & UBC at UBC Point Grey campus on September 26th and 27th, 2013. 
Registration is open now until it is full and then a wait list will be kept. Class is limited in size. The fee is $500.Register here on SCoPE:

Open content licensing for educators 

Open content licensing for educators is a free micro Open Online Course (mOOC) designed for educators and students who want to learn more about open education resources, copyright, and Creative Commons licenses. 

The next OCL4Ed course will be facilitated by the UNESCO OER Chair Network in collaboration with the OER Foundation and the Commonwealth of Learning.  

  • Registration: Open
  • When: September 4-18, 2013.
  • Where: Online
  • Cost: Free

Register at the course homepage.  

Cohere Conference

This is the 7th annual conference on blended learning sponsored by COHERE (Collaboration for Online Higher Education & Research) and CSSHE (Canadian Society for the Study of Higher Education)

The conference is an opportunity for practitioners in blended and online learning to discuss these issues and opportunities with those engaged in various aspects of open education.